Fucus vestitus R. ex Turner
Fucus vestitus R.Brown ex Turner 1811: pl. 177
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum vestitum (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Kent Is, Bass Strait (Womersley 1987: 434). Lectotype: R. Brown; BM (Womersley 1987: 434).
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 481, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.
Created: 21 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 11 July 2005 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2018.