Fucus graminifolius Turner, nom. illeg.
Fucus graminifolius Turner 1819: 32, pl. 210, nom. illeg.
Published in: Turner, D. (1811-1819 '1819'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or coloured figures and descriptions of the plants referrred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. IV pp. [i, iii], -153, [1-2], [1-7], pls 197-258 (col. copp. W.J. Hooker). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum graminifolium C.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: a later homonym of Fucus gramifolius Lepechin, 1775. - (13 Mar 2007) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Tseng, C.K. & Lu, B. (2000). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus III Phaeophyta No. II Fucales. pp. 1-237, 31 pls. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]
Tseng, C.K. & Lu Baoren (1988). Studies on Chinese species of zygocarpic Sargassum. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 23-54. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program.
Created: 19 September 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 March 2007 by M.D. 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 20 September 2018.