Fucus vesiculosus var. balticus (C. )
Fucus vesiculosus var. balticus (C.Agardh) Areschoug 1847: 255
Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1847). Phycearum, quae in maribus Scandinaviae crescunt, enumeratio. Sectio prior Fucaceas continens. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis 13: 223-382, pls I-IX.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus
Fucus balticus C.Agardh
Type locality: "in mari Baltico ad littus orientale Sveciae" (Athanasiadis 1996: 222).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with little bladders or blisters (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Taxonomisk litteratur och biogeografi av Skandinaviska rödalger och brunalger. pp. 1-280, 1 map. Göteborg: Algologia.
Created: 02 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 July 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 February 2020.