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Fucus anomalus Pallas

Publication details
Fucus anomalus Pallas 1766: 199, pl. XIV, figs 24, 24*

Published in: Pallas, P.S. (1766). Miscellanea zoologica quibus novae imprimis atque obscurae animalium species describuntur et observationibus iconibusque illustrantur. pp. [1]-6, [vii]-xii, [1]-224, pl. 1-14 , uncol. copp. J.J. Bijlaart. Hagae Comitum ['s Gravenhage; The Hague]: apud Petrum van Cleef.
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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 Sporochnus anomalus (Pallas) M.J.Wynne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), deviating from the normal or unusual (Stearn 1992).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2003). Sporochnus anomalus (Pallas) comb. nov. (Sporochnales, Phaeophyceae), the oldest available name for Sporochnus gaertnera C. Agardh. Cryptogamie, Algologie 24: 75-81.

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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 14 November 2018.

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