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Fucus vesiculosus var. balticus (C.Agardh) Areschoug

Publication details
Fucus vesiculosus var. balticus (C.Agardh) Areschoug 1847: 255

Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1847). Phycearum, quae in maribus Scandinaviae crescunt, enumeratio. Sectio prior Fucaceas continens. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis 13: 223-382, pls I-IX.
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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 Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus

Basionym
Fucus balticus C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "in mari Baltico ad littus orientale Sveciae" (Athanasiadis 1996: 222).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with little bladders or blisters (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Taxonomisk litteratur och biogeografi av Skandinaviska rödalger och brunalger. pp. 1-280. Göteborg: Algologia.

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