Fucus onustus Mertens
Fucus onustus Mertens 1819: 183
Original publication: Mertens, H. (1819). Mémoire sur plusieurs espèces de Fucus, nouvelles ou peu connues, observées dans la collection du Muséum. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle [Paris] 5: 172-190, pls 13-15.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Cystoseira trinodis (Forsskål) C.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "probably Western Australia" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 650).
Source of synonymy
Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 481, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=onustus
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=onustus
Created: 04 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 April 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=20682
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.