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Fucus lendigerus Linnaeus

Publication details
Fucus lendigerus Linnaeus 1753: 1160

Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1753). Species plantarum, exhibentes plantas rite cognitas, ad genera relatas, cum differentiis specificis, nominibus trivialibus, synonymis selectis, locis natalibus, secundum systema sexuale digestas. Vol. 2 pp. [i], 561-1200, [1-30, index], [i, err.]. Holmiae [Stockholm]: Impensis Laurentii Salvii.
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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 lendigerum (Linnaeus) C.Agardh

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Ad insulam Adsensionis [Ascension Island] (Linnaeus 1753: 1160). Lectotype: Osbeck; LINN 1274.44 (Spencer, Irvine & Jarvis 2009: 249).

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Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1820 '1821'). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum. Pars prima. pp. [i-iv], [1]-168. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.

Key references
Spencer, M.A., Irvine, L.M. & Jarvis, C.E. (2009). Typification of Linnaean names relevant to algal nomenclature. Taxon 58: 237-260.

Willdenow, C.L. (1794). Phytographia seu descriptio rariorum minus cognitarum plantarum. Fasciculus primus. pp. [i-ii], [1]-15, pls I-X. Erlangae [Erlangen]: sumptibus Wolfgangi Walther.

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