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Fucus edulis Stackhouse, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Fucus edulis Stackhouse 1801: 57, nom. illeg.

Published in: Stackhouse, J. (1802 '1801'). Nereis britannica; continens species omnes fucorum in insulis britannicis crescentium: descriptione latine et anglico, necnon iconibus ad vivum depictis... Fasc. 3. pp. xxv-xl, 71-112, 1-4, 1-3, pls XIII-XVII, A-G. Bathoniae [Bath] & Londini [London]: S. Hazard; J. White.
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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 Dilsea carnosa (Schmidel) Kuntze

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: not Fucus edulis S.G.Gmelin, 1768. - (20 Jan 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 07 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Manga, N. & Hughes, G. (1981). Heavy metal concentrations in Fucus vesiculosus, Mytilus edulis and Littorina littorea from Carlingford Lough. Irish Naturalists' Journal 20: 302-304.
Parusel, E.S. (1991). Brown algae (Fucus vesiculosus f. mytili) entangled by blue mussels (Mytilus edulis) - a beneficial status of nutrient supply?. British Phycological Journal 26: 93.

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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 25 September 2018.

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