Fucus nitens N.L.Gardner
Fucus nitens N.L.Gardner 1922
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Fucus distichus Linnaeus
Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), shining, gleaming (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Point Cavallo, Sna Francisco, California (Silva 1979: 338).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=nitens
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Fucus&Species=nitens
Created: 04 October 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 638 times since it was created.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=26237
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.