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Fucus lumbricalis var. fastigiatus Turner

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Fucaceae
Genus Fucus

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Fucus lumbricalis var. fastigiatus Turner
Cuan, Ventry, Co. Kerry, Ireland. 11 Aug 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Furcellaria fastigiata (Turner) J.V.Lamouroux Cuan, Ventry, Co. Kerry, Ireland
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Fucus lumbricalis var. fastigiatus Turner 1807: 11-13, pl. 6: figs. b, h, i, k ('fastigiata')

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 Furcellaria lumbricalis (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Not specified (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 289).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 July 2019.

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