Fucus labillardierei Mertens ex Turner
Fucus labillardierei Mertens ex Turner 1809: 8, 9, pl. 137
Published in: Turner, D. (1809-1811 '1811'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or colored figures and descriptions of the plants referrred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. III pp. [i], -148 , [1-2], pl. 135-196 (col. copp. by W.J. Hooker and others). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phacelocarpus peperocarpos (Poiret) M.J.Wynne, Ardré & P.C.Silva
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"For specimens of this Fucus, accompanied by a drawing, I have to acknowledge my obligations to the kindness, so often already mentioned, of Professor Mertens, who sent it to me marked with the name of M. Labillardiere, by whom it appears originally to have been discovered." - (1 Jan 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "At Van Diemen's Land, in New Holland. M. Labillardièr." [Tasmania; Storm Bay, sccording to Ducker (1979: 20)] (Turner 1809-1811: 8). Holotype: BM?
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J., Ardré, F. & Silva, P.C. (1993). The identity of Fucus pepricarpos Poiret. Cryptogamie, Algologie 14(1): 37-42, 6 figs.
Created: 13 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 May 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 18 October 2018.