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Fucus vesiculosus f. mytili (Nienburg) Mathieson & Dawes

Publication details
Fucus vesiculosus f. mytili (Nienburg) Mathieson & Dawes 2017: 212, pl. XXXIX [39]: fig. 10

Published in: 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.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Fucus mytili Nienburg

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with little bladders or blisters (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus mytili Nienburg 1932

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid when first introduced by Nienhius (1979: 28, 47): place and page of publication of the supposed basionym not indicated. - (28 Sep 2012) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Mathieson, A.C., Dawes, C.J., Wallace, A.L. & Klein, A.S. (2006). Distribution, morphology, and genetic affinities of dwarf embedded Fucus populations from the Northwest Atlantic Ocean. Botanica Marina 49: 283-303.

Nienhuis, P.H. (1970). The benthic algal communities of flats and salt marshes in the Grevelingen, a sea-arm in the south-western Netherlands. Netherlands Journal of Sea Research 5: 20-49.

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Parusel, E.S. (1991). Brown algae (Fucus vesiculosus f. mytili) entangled by blue mussels (Mytilus edulis) - a beneficial status of nutrient supply?. British Phycological Journal 26: 93.

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