Fucus osmunda S.G.Gmelin 1768

Osmundea osmunda (S.G.Gmelin) K.W.Nam & Maggs

Current name: Osmundea osmunda (S.G.Gmelin) K.W.Nam & Maggs
microscope, Lourido, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2008Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication Details
Fucus osmunda S.G.Gmelin 1768: 155, pl. XVI [16]: fig. 2

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 Osmundea osmunda (S.G.Gmelin) K.W.Nam & Maggs.

Type Information
Type locality: "Mare mediterraneum, Littora Angliae, praesertim Haruici on scopulis" [Harwich, Essex, England]; (Index Nominum Algarum) Lectotype: illustration in S.G.Gmelin (1768: 155, pl. 16, fig. 2) (Maggs & Hommersand 1993)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 19 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 07 February 2022

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 07 February 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 April 2024

 
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