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Fucus cornatus Linnaeus

Publication details
Fucus cornatus Linnaeus 1771: 312

Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1771). Mantissa plantarum altera Generum editionis VI., & Specierum editionis II. pp. [i-vi], [143] - 587 [588 = Addenda]. Holmiae [Stockholm]: impensis direct. Laurentii Salvii.
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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 Gelidium vittatum (Linnaeus) Kützing

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

Nomenclatural notes
See Gmelin (1792: 1387). - (29 Nov 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Gmelin, J.F. (1792). Caroli a Linné...Systema naturae per regna tria naturae. Vol. 2, part 2 pp. 885-1661. Leipzig.

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Verified by: 29 November 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.

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