Fucus tenellus M.
Fucus tenellus M.Vahl 1802: 45, nom. illeg.
Original publication: Vahl, M. (1802). Endeel kryptogamiske Planter fra St.-Croix. Skrifter af Naturhistorie-Selskabet, Kiøbenhavn 5(2): 29-47.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Bostrychia tenella (J.V.Lamouroux) J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), delicate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: St. Croix, Virgin Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 475).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=tenellus
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Fucus&Species=tenellus
Created: 29 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 585 times since it was created.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=16116
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.