Fucus siliculosus , nom. illeg.
Fucus siliculosus Stackhouse in Withering 1796: 88, nom. illeg.
Published in: Withering, W. (1796). An arrangement of British plants; according to the latest improvements of the Linnaean system. To which is prefixed, an easy introduction to the study of botany. Illustrated by copper plates. The third edition, in four volumes. Vol. IV pp. [i-iii], [i]-418 [p. 418 in some copies err. numbered 420], pls XVII, XVIII, XXXI [sic]. Birmingham & London: Printed for the Author, by M. Swinney; Sold by C.G. & J. Robinson [etc.].
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halidrys siliquosa (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Fucus siliculosus Linnaeus (1767: 716). - (30 Mar 2012) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 March 2012 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 24 September 2018.