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Fucus baccifer var. oblongifolius Turner

Publication details
Fucus baccifer var. oblongifolius Turner 1807: 103-106

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum fluitans (Børgesen) Børgesen

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996: 673) this taxon is a possible taxonomic synonym of Sargassum fluitans (Børgesen) Børgesen.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian oceans (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 673).

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.

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