Fucus vesiculosus f. sphaerocarpus (J. )
Fucus vesiculosus f. sphaerocarpus (J.Agardh) Kleen 1874: 27
Original publication: Kleen, E.A.G. (1874). Om Nordlandens högre hafsalger. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 31(9): 1-46, Plates IX, X.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with little bladders or blisters (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of synonymy
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Taxonomisk litteratur och biogeografi av Skandinaviska rödalger och brunalger. pp. 1-280. Göteborg: Algologia.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=vesiculosus
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=vesiculosus
Created: 28 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 January 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1562 times since it was created.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=19105
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.