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Fucus membranaceus N.L.Burman

Publication details
Fucus membranaceus N.L.Burman 1768: 32 (‘28’)

Published in: Burman, N.L. (1768). Flora indica: cui accedit series zoophytorum indicorum, nec non prodromus florae capensis. pp. [i-vii], [1]-241 [242 = Elenchus tabularum][1-17], [1] 1*, 2-28, 25 [bis]-28 [bis], pls 1-21, 21*, 22-67. Lugduni Batavorum [Leiden], Amstelaedami [Amsterdam]: apud Cornelium Haek, apud Johannem Schreuderum.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), membranous (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
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General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 22 September 2018.

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