Fucus peronii Mertens, nom. illeg.
Fucus peronii Mertens 1819: 175-176, pl. 13, nom. illeg.
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 peronii C.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: superfluous, cites Fucus decurrens Turner in synonymy - (30 Jul 2010) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Nova Hollandiae littus occidentale" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 692).
Created: 29 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 July 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 March 2019.