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Fucus corneus var. sesquipedalis Clemente

Publication details
Fucus corneus var. sesquipedalis Clemente 1807: 317

Published in: Roxas Clemente y Rubio, S. de (1807). Ensayo sobre las variedades de la vid comun que vegetan en Andalucía, con un índice etimológico y tres listas de plantas en que se caracterizan varias especies nuevas, por Don Simon de Roxas Clemente y Rubio. pp. [i]-xviii + [1]-324, 1 pl. Madrid: En la imprenta de Villalpando.
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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 Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Algeciras (Spain) (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 140). Lectotype (provisional): Herb. Agardh, LD 32975 (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 141).

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Key references
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Miscellaneous notes on algal taxonomy and nomenclature. IV. Botaniska Notiser 120: 137-141.

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Wendy 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 20 November 2018.

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