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Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl

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

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Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 30 m deep. 07 Dec 2004. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl
1. Habit. 2. Upper subtidal (Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam).. 29 Feb 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru). © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl
Hawaii; scale 2 mm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

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

Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl
Caulerpa taxifolia , Lord Howe Island, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl
Caulerpa taxifolia , Lord Howe Island, Australia. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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

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Caulerpa taxifolia (M.Vahl) C.Agardh Lord Howe Island, Australia
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Fucus taxifolius M.Vahl 1802: 36

Published in: Vahl, M. (1802). Endeel kryptogamiske Planter fra St.-Croix. Skrifter af Naturhistorie-Selskabet, Kiøbenhavn 5(2): 29-47.
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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 Caulerpa taxifolia (M.Vahl) C.Agardh

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: St. Croix, Virgin Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 846).

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Created: 24 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2018.

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