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Fucus rotundus Hudson

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

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Fucus rotundus Hudson
habit with cystocarps, Costa da Morte, Galicia, Spain, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus rotundus Hudson
microscope tetrasporangia, Brittany, France, 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus rotundus Hudson
microscope, transverse seccion with tetrasporangia, Brittany, France, 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus rotundus Hudson
microscope, longitudinal seccion, Brittany, France, 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus rotundus Hudson
microscope transverse seccion with cystocarps, Costa da Morte, Galicia, Spain, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus rotundus Hudson
microscope transverse seccion, Costa da Morte, Galicia, Spain, 2009. 01 Jan 0001. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus rotundus Hudson
microscope longitudinal seccion, Costa da Morte, Galicia, Spain, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus rotundus Hudson
habit, Costa da Morte, Galicia, Spain, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus rotundus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; discoid base . 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

Fucus rotundus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; note tiny disc at base. 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

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Polyides rotunda (Hudson) Gaillon Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland; MLWN lagoon
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Fucus rotundus Hudson 1762: 471

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 Polyides rotunda (Hudson) Gaillon

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), almost circular, with length breadth ration of about 6 to 5 (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: St Ives, Cornwall, England (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 179). Lectotype: Hudson’s description based on herb. Sherard 1906, OXF (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 179). Notes: See also Drew (1958, pl. 61).

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Source of current name
Gaillon, B. (1828). Résumé méthodique des classifications des Thalassiophytes. Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles [Levrault] 53: 350-406, Tables 1-3.

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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 12 November 2018.

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