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Fucus natans var. acanthicarpus Turner

Publication details
Fucus natans var. acanthicarpus Turner 1807: 99-100, pl. 46: fig. e

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 subrepandum var. [rueppellii] f. turneri (K├╝tzing) Grunow

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), swimming, floating on or under the surface of the water (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Red Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 700).

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Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 December 2018.

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