Cystoseira foeniculacea (Linnaeus) Greville 1830

Cystoseira foeniculacea (Linnaeus) Greville

Current name: Cystoseira foeniculacea (Linnaeus) Greville
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Publication Details
Cystoseira foeniculacea (Linnaeus) Greville 1830: xxxii, 6-7

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1830). Algae britannicae, or descriptions of the marine and other inarticulated plants of the British islands, belonging to the order Algae; with plates illustrative of the genera. pp. [i]-lxxxviii, [1]-218, pl. 1-19. Edinburgh & London: McLachlan & Stewart; Baldwin & Cradock.

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Publication date: Feb.-March 1830

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cystoseira is Cystoseira concatenata (Linnaeus) C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Fucus foeniculaceus Linnaeus

Type Information
"Habitat in Oceano"; (Linnaeus 1753: 1161)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), resembling fennel.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 09 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 20 June 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 June 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 25 June 2024

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