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Fucus wiggii Turner

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

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Fucus wiggii Turner
North of Galicia, Spain, 2012. María Altamirano. © María Altamirano.

Fucus wiggii Turner
North of Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Fucus wiggii Turner
North of Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Fucus wiggii Turner
North of Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Fucus wiggii Turner
North of Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

 

Tylotus prolifer (Harvey) Kylin

Naccaria wiggii (Turner) Endlichter ex J.Agardh North of Galicia, Spain, 2012
© Ignacio Barbara

Publication details
Fucus wiggii Turner 1802: 135

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 Naccaria wiggii (Turner) Endlichter ex J.Agardh

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Yarmouth, Norfolk, England Type: BM

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Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.

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