Fucus longissimus S.G.Gmelin 1768

Gracilariopsis longissima (S.G.Gmelin) Steentoft, L.M.Irvine & Farnham

Gracilariopsis longissima (S.G.Gmelin) Steentoft, L.M.Irvine & Farnham longitudinal section, Ría de Ares, Galicia, Spain, 2014Ignacio Barbara

Publication Details
Fucus longissimus S.G.Gmelin 1768: 134, pl. XIII [13]

Published in: Gmelin, S.G. (1768). Historia fucorum. pp. [i-xii], [i]-239, [i]-6 expl. tab., 35 pls [1A, IB, IIA, IIB, III-XXXIII]. Petropoli [St. Petersburg]: Ex typographia Academiae scientiarum.

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Publication date: p. xii: i Mai 1768

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 Gracilariopsis longissima (S.G.Gmelin) Steentoft, L.M.Irvine & Farnham.

Type Information
Type locality: England: Kent: Sheerness; (Index Nominum Algarum) Type: Dillenius; (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), very long (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 18 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 19 February 2020

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 September 2022

 
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