Fucus vermicularis S.G.Gmelin
Fucus vermicularis S.G.Gmelin 1768: 162, pl. 18: fig. 4
Published in: Gmelin, S.G. (1768). Historia fucorum. pp. [i-xii], [i]-239, [i]-6 expl. tab., 35 plates [1A, IB, IIA, IIB, III-XXXIII]. Petropoli [St. Petersburg]: Ex typographia Academiae scientiarum.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped, almost cylindrical and bent in places, marked with irregular waves or bent lines (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
May be Gastroclonium ovatum. - (9 Nov 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 09 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 October 2018.