Fucus spiralis var. nanus ( ) 1902
Fucus spiralis var. nanus (Stackhouse) Batters 1902: 50
Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fucus spiralis Linnaeus
Halidrys nana Stackhouse
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiral (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Fucus spiralis var. nanus (Stackhouse) Batters)
Europe: Ireland (Guiry 2012).
Created: 23 November 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 November 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 May 2021.