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Fucus botryoides Wulfen

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

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Fucus botryoides Wulfen
Madeira. Peter Wirtz. © Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com ).

 

Chondrus mamillosus var. sitchensis Ruprecht

Botryocladia botryoides (Wulfen) Feldmann Madeira
© Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com )

Publication details
Fucus botryoides Wulfen 1791: 146, species CCLXXXIX, pl. 13: fig. 1

Published in: Jacquin, N.J. (1791 '1789'). Collectanea ad botanicam, chemiam, et historiam naturalem, spectantia cum figuris. Vol. III. In: . ( Eds), pp. [1]-306. Vindobonae [Vienna]: Ex Officina Wappleriana.

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 Botryocladia botryoides (Wulfen) Feldmann

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 352). Notes: Type locality: Trieste, Adriatic Sea (western Mediterranean) (Afonso-Carrillo & Sobrino 2003).

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Key references
Feldmann, J. (1941). Les algues marines de la côte des Albères IV. Rhodophycées (suite). Revue Algologique 12: 77-100, Figs. 26-34.

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