Fucus pavonius Linnaeus 1759: 1345, nom. illeg.
Original publication: Linnaeus, C. (1759). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus I. Editio decima, reformata. Editio decima revisa. Vol. 2 pp. 825-1384. Holmiae [Stockholm]: impensis direct. Laurentii Salvii.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Padina pavonica (Linnaeus) Thivy
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Fucus pavonius Linnaeus)
Europe: Spain (Roxas Clemente y Rubio 1807).
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Fucus pavonicus Linnaeus. - (1 Mar 2012) - M.D. Guiry
Source of synonymy
Silva, P.C., Meñez, E.G. & Moe, R.L. (1987). Catalog of the benthic marine algae of the Philippines. Smithsonian Contributions to Marine Sciences 27: [i-ii] iii-iv, 1-179, 2 figs, 1 table.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=pavonius
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Fucus&Species=pavonius
Created: 27 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 March 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:108032