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Fucus devoniensis Greville

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

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Fucus devoniensis Greville
upper subtidal, Ría de Camariñas, Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus devoniensis Greville
Spain. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus devoniensis Greville
North of Spain, 2010. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus devoniensis Greville
with Gymnogongrus crenulatus, Spain, North of Galicia, 2010. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus devoniensis Greville
middle intertidial, Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Mesophyllum pulchrum (Weber Bosse & Foslie) Me.Lemoine

Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis (Greville) P.C.Silva & DeCew with Gymnogongrus crenulatus, Spain, North of Galicia, 2010
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Fucus devoniensis Greville 1821: 396, pl. XIX [19]: figs 1-4

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1821). Descriptions of a new species of Fucus, found in Devonshire. Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society 3: 396-399.
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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 Ahnfeltiopsis devoniensis (Greville) P.C.Silva & DeCew

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), living in Devon, a county shire in south-western England.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Torbay, Devonshire, England (Athanasiadis 1996: 74). Type: BM

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C. & DeCew, T.C. (1992). Ahnfeltiopsis, a new genus in the Phyllophoraceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyceae). Phycologia 31: 576-580.

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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 13 November 2018.

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