Fucus vesiculosus f. linearis ( ) H.T.Powell
Fucus vesiculosus f. linearis (Hudson) H.T.Powell Kilkee, Co. Clare, Ireland; mid-shore rock platforms on Mytilus edulis
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Fucus vesiculosus f. linearis (Hudson) H.T.Powell 1957: 416
Published in: Powell, H.T. (1957). Studies in the genus Fucus L. I. Fucus distichus L. emend. Powell. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 36: 407-432.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fucus vesiculosus var. linearis (Hudson) Kützing
Fucus linearis Hudson
Type locality: "In littoribus marinis passin"
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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Taxonomisk litteratur och biogeografi av Skandinaviska rödalger och brunalger. pp. 1-280, 1 map. Göteborg: Algologia.
Created: 29 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 February 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Gorostiaga, J.M. (1994). Fucus chalonii or Fucus vesiculosus var. linearis?. The Phycologist 37: 43-44.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 May 2019.