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Fucus tenellus M.Vahl, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Fucus tenellus M.Vahl 1802: 45, nom. illeg.

Published in: Vahl, M. (1802). Endeel kryptogamiske Planter fra St.-Croix. Skrifter af Naturhistorie-Selskabet, Kiøbenhavn 5(2): 29-47.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a 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.

Nomenclatural notes
non Esper1800 (INA). - (4 Aug 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: St. Croix, Virgin Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 475).

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Created: 29 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 August 2015 by Wendy Guiry

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 March 2019.

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