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Fucus soboliferus M.Vahl

Publication details
Fucus soboliferus M.Vahl 1792: 7, pl. 1065

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 Palmaria palmata (Linnaeus) F.Weber & D.Mohr

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearing creeping rooting stems or roots (Neal 1993).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Maris Finmarkiae

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Foslie, M. (1886). Kritisk Fortegnelse over Norges Havsalger efter aeldre botaniske Arbeider indtil Aar 1850. Tromsø Museums Aarshefter 9: 85-137.

Created: 20 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 04 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 17 November 2018.

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