Fucus agarum S.G.Gmelin
Fucus agarum S.G.Gmelin 1768: 210, pl. XXXII
Published in: Gmelin, S.G. (1768). Historia fucorum. pp. [i-xii], [i]-239, [i]-6 expl. tab., 35 plates [1A, IB, IIA, IIB, III-XXXIII]. Petropoli [St. Petersburg]: Ex typographia Academiae scientiarum.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Agarum clathratum Dumortier
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: "Oceanus Indiae orientalis et mare Kamtschaticum" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 895).
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1991). Nomenclatural remarks on Agarum (Laminariaceae, Phaeopyceae). Japanese Journal of Phycology 39: 217-221.
Created: 06 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 May 2017 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 17 December 2018.