Fucus pruniformis Gunnerus 1772
Fucus pruniformis Gunnerus 1772: 89
Published in: Gunnerus, J.E. (1776 '1772'). Flora norvegica, observationibus praesertim oeconomicis panosque norvegici locupletata. Pars posterior, cum iconibus. pp. [i]- viii, -148, indices, pls I-IX. Hafnia [Copenhagen]: Impensis Frederici Christiani Pelt.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Himanthalia elongata (Linnaeus) S.F.Gray.
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 05 November 2011
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 November 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 March 2023