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Fucus spiralis var. nanus (Kjellman) S.M.Baker & Bohling, nom. illeg. 1916

Publication details
Fucus spiralis var. nanus (Kjellman) S.M.Baker & Bohling 1916: 351, nom. illeg.

Published in: Baker, S.M. & Bohling, M.H. (1916 '1915'). On the brown seaweeds of the salt marsh. - Part II. Their systematic relationships, morphology and ecology. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 43: 325-380.
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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 spiralis Linnaeus

Basionym
Fucus areschougii f. nanus Kjellman

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiral (Stearn 1985).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Fucus spiralis var. nanus (Kjellman) S.M.Baker & Bohling)
Europe: Britain (Newton 1931), Ireland (Cotton 1912, Morton 1994).

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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 06 May 2021.

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