Fucus tenellus M. , nom. illeg.
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.
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.
non Esper1800 (INA). - (4 Aug 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: St. Croix, Virgin Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 475).
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. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 December 2018.