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Fucus ruscifolius Turner

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

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Fucus ruscifolius Turner
recolectada en la zona Sabana-Camagüey; a. hábito; b. detalle de una lámina. Foto: Mayrene Guimarais..

Fucus ruscifolius Turner
Silver Strand, Co. Galway, Ireland; epiphytic on Corallina officinalis. 06 Apr 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus ruscifolius Turner
Morgan Bay, Eastern Cape, South Africa, July 2001. 09 Dec 2011. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za).

Fucus ruscifolius Turner
Morgan Bay, Eastern Cape, South Africa, July 2001. 09 Dec 2011. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za).

Fucus ruscifolius Turner
Whirlpool Cliff, Lough Hyne, Co. Cork, Ireland; 5-7 m. 25 May 2011. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus ruscifolius Turner
microscope, Spain, Galicia, Lugo, San Ciprián, 2006; apical cells. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus ruscifolius Turner
microscope, Spain, Galicia, Lugo, San Ciprián, 2006. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus ruscifolius Turner
Whirlpool Cliff, Lough Hyne, Co. Claork, Ireland; to 50 mm long. 27 Apr 1994. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Apoglossum ruscifolium (Turner) J.Agardh Whirlpool Cliff, Lough Hyne, Co. Claork, Ireland; to 50 mm long
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Fucus ruscifolius Turner 1802: 127, pl. VIII: figs 1, 2

Published in: Turner, D. (1802). Descriptions of four new species of Fucus. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London 6: 125-136, pls VIII-X.
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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 Apoglossum ruscifolium (Turner) J.Agardh

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Delesseria ruscifolia var. minor (Turner) C.Agardh
Fucus ruscifolius var. minor Turner 1802

Nomenclatural notes
1802: 11 ? - (15 Feb 2013) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Holotype locality: "Inter rejectamenta maris apud Yarmouth in Norfolcia. Perennis: Floret Januarlo Februario." [Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, amongst the rejectamenta of the sea. Perennial, flowering in January and February] (Turner 1802: 127). Lectotype: BM-K (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 203).

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Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1898). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Vol. 3, Part 3. De dispositione Delesseriearum curae posteriores. pp. i-vii, 1-239. Lundae [Lund]: apud C.W.K. Gleerup.

Key references
Lin, S.-M., Fredericq, S. & Hommersand, M.H. (2012). Molecular phylogeny and developmental studies of Apoglossum and Paraglossum (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta) with a description of Apoglosseae trib. nov. European Journal of Phycology 47(4): 366-383.

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