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Fucus taxiformis Delile

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

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Fucus taxiformis Delile
Lord Howe Island, Australia. 21 Nov 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus taxiformis Delile
Lord Howe Island, Australia. 21 Nov 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus taxiformis Delile
Panama. In situ image showing the filamentous tufts growing taller than surrounding turf.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Fucus taxiformis Delile
Panama. Branch apex with single prominent apical cell cutting off lens-shaped cell basally.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Fucus taxiformis Delile
Panama. Sporophyte — Branching irregular to alternate.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Fucus taxiformis Delile
Panama. Filament with 3 pericentral cells; each cell set rotated approximately 60°.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Fucus taxiformis Delile
Panama. Sporophyte — In situ image showing the creeping filamentous mats.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Fucus taxiformis Delile
Tanzania; Falkenbergia-phase plants under microscope. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Fucus taxiformis Delile
Madeira. Peter Wirtz. © Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com ).

Fucus taxiformis Delile
KwaZulu-Natal; Falkenbergia-phase plants. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).

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Nemalion multifidum (Lyngbye) Chauvin

Asparagopsis taxiformis (Delile) Trevisan Madeira
© Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com )

Publication details
Fucus taxiformis Delile 1813: 295, pl. 57: fig. 2 [1826]

Published in: Delile, A.R. (1813). Description de l'Égypte our recueile et des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'expédition de l'armée française, publié par les orderes de Sa Majesté l'Empereur Napoléon le Grand.Histoire naturelle. Tom. Second. Histoire naturelle. Vol. 2 (fasc. 2 'troisème livraison') pp. 145-320 [Flore d'Égypte, explication des plances], pls 1-62 [1826]. Paris: Imprimerie Impériale.
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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 Asparagopsis taxiformis (Delile) Trevisan

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling the genus Taxus.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Alexandria, Egypt (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 182). Type: herb. Lenormand, C (Yoshida 1998: 648).

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Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.

Created: 21 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 April 2019.

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