Fucus saltii Turner
Fucus saltii Turner 1819: 37, pl. 213
Published in: Turner, D. (1811-1819 '1819'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or coloured figures and descriptions of the plants referrred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. IV pp. [i, iii], -153, [1-2], [1-7], pls 197-258 (col. copp. W.J. Hooker). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum saltii (Turner) C.Agardh
Named for Henry Salt (1780-1827), artist, traveller, diplomat and collector of antiquities.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Red Sea, Mr [Henry] Salt (Turner 1811-1819: 37). Type: BM?
Created: 26 January 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 August 2012 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 20 November 2018.