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Fucus verruculosus Bertoloni

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

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Fucus verruculosus Bertoloni
Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; habit of a population forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone. 16 Apr 2007. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Fucus verruculosus Bertoloni
Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; detail of specimens forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone. 16 Apr 2007. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Fucus verruculosus Bertoloni
Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; specimens forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone. 16 Apr 2007. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Fucus verruculosus Bertoloni
Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; specimens forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone. 16 Apr 2007. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

 

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Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh Le Vasche, near Calafuria, Livorno, Italy; specimens forming brown-orange patches in mid littoral zone
© Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it)

Publication details
Fucus verruculosus Bertoloni 1818: 290, pl.XI [11]: fig. 4

Published in: Bertoloni, A. (1818). Lettera del dottore Antonio Bertoloni Professore di Botanica nell'Università di Bologna al signor Lamouroux Professore di Storia naturale nell'Accademia di Caen. Opuscoli Scientifici (Bologna) 2: 286-292, pls IV [err pro pl. X], XI.
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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 Rissoella verruculosa (Bertoloni) J.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with small wart-like outgrowths (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: in Lunae Portu [Golfo della Spezia, Italy] (Bertoloni 1818: 290).

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Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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