Fucus forsskalii Mertens, nom. illeg.
Fucus forsskalii Mertens 1819: 178, footnote, nom. illeg. (as 'forskalei' )
Published in: 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 synonym of Sargassum notarisii Zanardini
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: superfluous at the time of publication (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 688) - (20 May 2013) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 24 September 2018.