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Fucus zeylanicus Retzius

Publication details
Fucus zeylanicus Retzius 1791: 40

Published in: Retzius, A.J. (1791). Observationes botanicae...Fasc 6. pp. (11-) 15-67, 3 plates. Leipzig.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

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

Taxonomic notes
Nothing has been published on this species subsequent to its establishment. The description suggests a member of the Sargassaceae.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "E Mari Ceylanico" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 903).

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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 22 September 2018.

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