Fucus aculeatus var. muscoides ( ) 1801
Fucus aculeatus var. muscoides (Linnaeus) Withering 1801: 111
Published in: Withering, W. (1801). A Systematic Arrangement of British Plants; with an easy Introduction to the Study of Botany. The Fourth Edition, in Four Volumes. . London.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acanthophora muscoides (Linnaeus) Bory
Fucus muscoides Linnaeus
Type locality: Ascension Island (Silva & al. 1996: 469). Type: LINN?
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), prickly, spine-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 04 February 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 04 February 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 April 2021.