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Fucus crispus Hudson

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

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Fucus crispus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; plants in pools . 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

Fucus crispus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; pools; apices of older plants showing undulating margins . 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

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

Fucus crispus Hudson
Peinzás, Lugo, Galicia, Spain, 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus crispus Hudson
Peinzás, Lugo, Galicia, Spain, 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus crispus Hudson
08 Mar 2008. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus crispus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; sandy lagoons at MLWN. 22 Mar 2002. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

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Phyllophora crispa (Hudson) P.S.Dixon Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; plants in pools
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Publication details
Fucus crispus Hudson 1762: 472

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 Phyllophora crispa (Hudson) P.S.Dixon

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crisped, irregularly waved and twisted (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: England (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 222). Lectotype: BM-SL (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 222). Notes: Typified by Dixon (1964, fig. 2).

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Source of current name
Dixon, P.S. (1964). Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on the Florideae. IV. Botaniska Notiser 117: 56-78, 2 figs.

Created: 19 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 02 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Bird, N.L., Chen, L.C.-M. & McLachlan, J. (1979). Effects of temperature, light and salinity on growth in culture of Chondrus crispus, Furcellaria lumbricalis, Gracilaria tikvahiae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) and Fucus serratus (Fucales, Phaeophyta). Botanica Marina 22: 521-527.
Sieburth, J.M. & Tootle, J.L. (1981). Seasonality of microbial fouling on Ascophyllum nodosum (L.) Lejol., Fucus vesiculosus L., Polysiphonia lanosa (L.) Tandy and Chondrus crispus Stackh. Journal of Phycology 17: 57-64.

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M.D. 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 17 December 2018.

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