Fucus aculeatus var. muscoides ( )
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acanthophora muscoides (Linnaeus) Bory
Fucus muscoides Linnaeus
Type locality: Ascension Island (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 469). Type: LINN?
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), prickly, spine-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 04 February 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 04 February 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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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 17 October 2018.