Fucus forsskalii Mertens, nom. illeg. 1819
Fucus forsskalii Mertens 1819: 178, footnote, nom. illeg. (as 'forskalei' )
Published in: Mertens, H. (1819). Mémoire sur plusieurs espèces de Fucus, nouvelles ou peu connues, observées dans la collection du Muséum. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle [Paris] 5: 172-190, pls 13-15.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sargassum notarisii Zanardini
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: superfluous at the time of publication (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 688) - (20 May 2013) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 29 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2021.