Fucus barbatus , nom. illeg.
Fucus barbatus Gunnerus 1772: 129, nom. illeg.
Published in: Gunnerus, J.E. (1772). Flora norvegica, observationibus praesertim oeconomicis panosque norvegici locupletata. Pars posterior, cum iconibus. pp. [i]- viii, -148, indices, pls I-IX. Nidrosia [Trondheim]; Hafnia [Copenhagen]: Vinding; F.C. Pelt.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Devaleraea ramentacea (Linnaeus) Guiry
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearded.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Fucus barbatus Linnaeus, 1753. - (3 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Guiry, M.D. (1982). Devaleraea, a new genus of the Palmariaceae (Rhodophyta) in the North Atlantic and North Pacific. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 62: 1-13.
Created: 20 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 03 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
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 17 October 2018.