Vertebrata lanosa (Linnaeus) T.A.Christensen Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; on Fucus
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Fucus lanosus Linnaeus 1767: 718
Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1767). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus & differentiis. Tomus II. Editio duodecima, reformata. pp. 533-1327  [+ 1-36]. Homiae [Stockholm]: impensis direct. Laurentii Salvii.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Vertebrata lanosa (Linnaeus) T.A.Christensen
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: ‘In Oceano Islandico’ (Iceland) Holotype: LINN 1274.23 (
Source of current name
Christensen, T. (1967). Two new families and some new names and combinations in the algae. Blumea 15: 91-94.
Spencer, M.A., Irvine, L.M. & Jarvis, C.E. (2009). Typification of Linnaean names relevant to algal nomenclature. Taxon 58: 237-260.
Created: 19 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 March 2019.