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Fucus aculeatus var. muscoides (Linnaeus) Withering

Publication details
Fucus aculeatus var. muscoides (Linnaeus) Withering 1801: 111

Published in: Withering, W. (1801). A Systematic Arrangement of British Plants; with an easy Introduction to the Study of Botany. The Fourth Edition, in Four Volumes. . London.

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 Acanthophora muscoides (Linnaeus) Bory

Basionym
Fucus muscoides Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: Ascension Island (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 469). Type: LINN?

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), prickly, spine-like (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 04 February 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 04 February 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 22 November 2018.

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