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Fucus balticus C.Agardh 1814

Publication details
Fucus balticus C.Agardh 1814: 29

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1814). Algarum decas tertia. . Londini Gothorum: Ex officina Berlingiana.
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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 Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: "in mari Baltico ad littus orientale Sveciae" (Athanasiadis 1996: 222).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Baltic Sea.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 23 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Agardh, C.A. (1819). Fucus balticus. Svensk botanik. 8: , Table 516.
Dizerbo, A.H. (1963). La taxonomie et l'écologie du Fucus vesiculosis L. var. baltica (J. Ag.) (F. balticus C. Ag.) (Fucacées, Phéophycées). Bull. Soc. Sc. Bret. 38: 235-240.

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