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Fucus fasciola Roth

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

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Fucus fasciola Roth
Cabo de Palos, Murcia, Spain. 21 Apr 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Fucus fasciola Roth
Sant Antioco, Sardinia, Italy. 08 Sep 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

 

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Dilophus fasciola (Roth) M.Howe Sant Antioco, Sardinia, Italy
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Publication details
Fucus fasciola Roth 1797: 146, pl. VII: fig. 1

Published in: Roth, A.W. (1797). Catalecta botanica quibus plantae novae et minus cognitae describuntur atque illustrantur. Fasc. 1. pp. [i]-viii, [1]-244 [1-2, index, pls], pls I-VIII. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: in Bibliopolo I.G. Mülleriano.
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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 Dictyota fasciola (Roth) J.V.Lamouroux

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), tape, little bandage.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Not specified (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 592). Lectotype: (De Clerck 2003: 181). Notes: Lectotype: Roth (1797: pl. 7, fig.1). In the absence of any type material, the original illustration is chosen as a lectotype (De Clerck (2003)).Tronholm et al. (2010: 1309) consider it likely that the Mediterranean was the type locality. They select the following specimen as epitype of Dictyota fasciola (Fig. 7A): GENT ODC 1057 (O. De Clerck, 24 May 2005, Cap du troc, Banyuls).

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Source of current name
De Clerck, O. (2003). The genus Dictyota in the Indian Ocean. Opera Botanica Belgica 13: 1-205, 54 figs, 12 tables.

Key references
Tronholm, A., Steen, F., Tyberghein, L., Leliaert, F. Verbruggen, H., Siguan, M.A.R. & De Clerck, O. (2010). Species delimitation, taxonomy, and biogeography of Dictyota in Europe (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae). Journal of Phycology 46(6): 1301-1321.

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