Fucus ceranoides var. lacerus ( )
Fucus ceranoides var. lacerus (Linnaeus) Lightfoot
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondrus crispus Stackhouse
Fucus lacerus Linnaeus
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ?like a wild parsnip.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Stackhouse, J. (1795). Nereis britannica; continens species omnes fucorum in insulis britannicis crescentium: descriptione latine et anglico, necnon iconibus ad vivum depictis... Fasc. 1. pp. i-viii, 1-30, pls I-VIII. Bathoniae [Bath] & Londini [London]: S. Hazard; J. White.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 21 September 2018.