Fucus vermicularis ( ) , nom. illeg.
Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser Selce, northern Croatia
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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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dasycladus vermicularis (Scopoli) Krasser
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Fucus vermicularis S.G.Gmelin 1768. - (9 Nov 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
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.