Fucus crinitus , nom. illeg.
Fucus crinitus Desfontaines 1799: 425, nom. illeg.
Published in: Desfontaines, R. (1799). Flora atlantica, sive historia plantarum, quae in Atlante, agro Tunetano et Algeriensi crescunt. Tomus secundus. pp. 161-458, pls 181-261. Parisiis [Paris]: L.G. Desgranges.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cystoseira crinita Duby
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having tufts of long weak hairs (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
illegitimate: not F. crinitus Gmelin. - (1 Apr 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Corsica & French Riviera (Nice) (Berov et al. 2015: 70 (table 1)). Notes: in mare mediterraneo (INA).
Created: 28 February 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 April 2015 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 18 November 2018.