Fucus furcatus f. abbreviatus N.L.Gardner
Fucus furcatus f. abbreviatus N.L.Gardner 1922: 19, pl. 6
Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1922). The genus Fucus on the Pacific coast of North America. University of California Publications in Botany 10(1): 1-180, 60 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fucus distichus f. abbreviatus (N.L.Gardner) Hollenberg & I.A.Abbott
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), forked, furcate (Stearn 1992).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: USA: Washington: Waldron Island, San Juan Co. (Gardner 1922: 19). Type: N.L. Gardner 2347; vii.1910; growing on boulders in the middle littoral belt. UC 201200
Source of current name
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Created: 01 October 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 January 2019.