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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

Fucus areschougii f. nanus Kjellman

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

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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