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Fucus crinitus Desfontaines, nom. illeg.

Publication details
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.
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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 Cystoseira crinita Duby

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having tufts of long weak hairs (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
illegitimate: not F. crinitus Gmelin. - (1 Apr 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Corsica & French Riviera (Nice) (Berov et al. 2015: 70 (table 1)). Notes: in mare mediterraneo (INA).

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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.

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