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Fucus plicatus Hudson

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

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Fucus plicatus Hudson
cross-section, Atlantic France, 201. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus plicatus Hudson
cross-section, Atlantic France, 201. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus plicatus Hudson
habit, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2013. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus plicatus Hudson
cross-section, Atlantic France, 201. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus plicatus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; showing carposporangial swellings. 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

Fucus plicatus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; to about 30 cm . 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

Fucus plicatus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; to about 15 cm . 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

Fucus plicatus Hudson
Collected near Roscoff (F), Dec 1984. 29 Dec 2011. Elmar Wosnitza. © Christine Wosnitza.

Fucus plicatus Hudson
lower intertidal, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus plicatus Hudson
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

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Ahnfeltia plicata (Hudson) Fries Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; to about 30 cm
© M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com)

Publication details
Fucus plicatus Hudson 1762: 470

Published in: Hudson, [W.] (1762). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum angliae sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, ofììcinalibus pharmacopoeorum. pp. [i]-viii, [1- 8], 1-506, [1-22, ind.]. Londini [London]: Impensis auctoris: Prostant venales apud J. Nourse in the Strand, et C. Moran in Covent-Garden.
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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 Ahnfeltia plicata (Hudson) Fries

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), folded into pleats or furrows, usually longitudinally (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Habitat in littoribus marinis [Dwells on marine shores, England] (Hudson 1762: 470). Lectotype: BM (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 213). Notes: Lectotype: BM. An unlocalized, undated Hudson specimen accepted as of provisional lectotype status. England.

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Key references
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Maggs, C.A., McLachlan, J.L. & Saunders, G.W. (1989). Infrageneric taxonomy of Ahnfeltia (Ahnfeltiales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 25(2): 351-368.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2018.

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