Fucus nodosus var. siliquatus Turner 1802
Fucus nodosus var. siliquatus Turner 1802: 253
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ascophyllum nodosum (Linnaeus) Le Jolis.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), knotted, knobbly (Stearn 1973).
Created: 29 January 2006 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 29 January 2006
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 29 January 2006. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 March 2023