Fucus axillaris var. spiralis J. , nom. illeg.
Fucus axillaris var. spiralis J.Agardh 1868: 43, nom. illeg.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fucus vesiculosus var. volubilis Goodenough & Woodward
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), borne in the axils.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Pérez-Ruzafa, I.M. (2001). Fucus L.. In: Flora phycologica iberica Vol. 1 Fucales. (Gómez Garreta, A. Eds) Vol.1, pp. 33-61. Murcia: Universidad de Murcia.
Created: 07 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 July 2019.