Fucus lichenastrum var. edulis (Gmelin)
Hydropuntia edulis (S.G.Gmelin) Gurgel & Fredericq 1. Upper portion showing bifurcate tips. 2. Fragment with cystocarps. 3. Longitudinal section through cystocarp. 4. Habitat (overgrowing the lobster farm constructions at Mot Island, Nhatrang Bay, Vietnam).
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Fucus lichenastrum var. edulis (Gmelin) Poiret 1817: 448
Published in: Poiret, J.L.M. (1817). Varec. Fucus. In: Encyclopédie méthodique. Botanique. Supplément 5. (Lamarck, [J.B. de] Eds), pp. 415-450. Paris: Chez Mme veuve Agasse, Imprimeur-Librarie, rue des Poitevine, no. 6.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hydropuntia edulis (S.G.Gmelin) Gurgel & Fredericq
Fucus edulis S.G.Gmelin
Type locality: 'India orientalis' (South & Skelton 2003: 722). Notes: According to Millar & Xia (1997), the type locality is Indonesia.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Gurgel, C.F.D., Norris, J.N., Schmidt, W.E., Le, H.N. & Fredericq, S. (2018). Systematics of the Gracilariales (Rhodophyta) including new subfamilies, tribes, subgenera, and two new genera, Agarophyton gen. nov. and Crassa gen. nov. Phytotaxa 374(1): 1-23.
Created: 16 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 05 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 January 2019.