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Fucus vermicularis (Scopoli) Bertoloni, nom. illeg.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Fucaceae
Genus Fucus

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Fucus vermicularis (Scopoli) Bertoloni
en su hábitat natural, en la zona Habana-Matanzas. Foto: Ángel Fernández..

Fucus vermicularis (Scopoli) Bertoloni
Calnegre, Murcia, Spain. 08 Dec 2011. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Fucus vermicularis (Scopoli) Bertoloni
La Azohía, Murcia, Spain. 24 Oct 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez " . © marmenormarmayor.es.

Fucus vermicularis (Scopoli) Bertoloni
Selce, northern Croatia. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Fucus vermicularis (Scopoli) Bertoloni
Madeira. Peter Wirtz. © Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com ).

Fucus vermicularis (Scopoli) Bertoloni
Upper part of a young cell. Photo-Atlas of living Dasycladales. Sigrid Berger. © Sigrid Berger (sberger@spup.de).

 

Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser Selce, northern Croatia
© Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net)

Publication details
Fucus vermicularis (Scopoli) Bertoloni 1819: 308, nom. illeg.

Published in: Bertoloni, A. (1819). Amoenitates italicae sistentes opuscula ad rem herbariam et zoologiam Italiae spectantia. pp. [i-vi] + 1-472, 6 pls. Bononiae [Bologna]: Typis Annesii de Nobilibus.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser

Basionym
Spongia vermicularis Scopoli

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped, almost cylindrical and bent in places, marked with irregular waves or bent lines (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: not Fucus vermicularis S.G.Gmelin 1768. - (9 Nov 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Beck, G. von & Zahlbruckner, A. (1898). Schedae ad "Kryptogamas exsiccatas" editae a Museo Palatino Vindobonensi, Centuria IV. Annalen des Kaiserlich-Königlichen Naturhistorischen Hofmuseums 13: 443-472, 2 figs.

Created: 19 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 09 November 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 26 September 2018.

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