Fucus dulcis S.G.Gmelin, nom. illeg.
Fucus dulcis S.G.Gmelin 1768: 189, nom. illeg.
Published in: Gmelin, S.G. (1768). Historia fucorum. pp. [i-xii], [i]-239, [i]-6 expl. tab., 35 plates [1A, IB, IIA, IIB, III-XXXIII]. Petropoli [St. Petersburg]: Ex typographia Academiae scientiarum.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palmaria palmata (Linnaeus) F.Weber & D.Mohr
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: superfluous, as it includes Fucus digitatus Hudson, 1762, fide INA. - (4 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
Athanasiadis (2016: 171) mentions that pl. 26 probably represents Dilsea carnosa. - (4 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 20 November 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 21 November 2018.