Fucus ericifolius Turner
Fucus ericifolius Turner 1807-1808: 124-125, pl. 56
Original publication: Turner, D. (1807-1808). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or coloured figures and descriptions of the plants referred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. 1 pp. [i, iii], -164, -2, pl. 1-71 (col. copp. W.J. Hooker). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Caulerpa cupressoides var. ericifolia (Turner) Weber-van Bosse
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bermuda (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 846).
Source of synonymy
Weber-van Bosse, A. (1898). Monographie des Caulerpes. Annales du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg 15: 243-401, Plates XX-XXXIV.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=ericifolius
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Fucus&Species=ericifolius
Created: 16 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.