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Fucus acerosus Forsskål

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

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Fucus acerosus Forsskål
recolectada en la zona Sur del Macizo Guamuhaya, sobre sustrato rocoso. Hábito. Foto: Ángel Moreira..

Fucus acerosus Forsskål
Habit. Intertidal pool (Cape Ba Lang An, Vietnam).. 29 Feb 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru). © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

Fucus acerosus Forsskål
Hawaii; scale is 50 mm. 01 Jul 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Fucus acerosus Forsskål
Hawaii; section; scale 100 µm. 01 Jul 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Fucus acerosus Forsskål
Bonaire, Caribbean. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Fucus acerosus Forsskål
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Fucus acerosus Forsskål
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Fucus acerosus Forsskål
KwaZulu-Natal. Frederic Leliaert. © Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be).

Fucus acerosus Forsskål
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Fucus acerosus Forsskål
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

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Gelidiella acerosa (Forsskål) Feldmann & Hamel
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Publication details
Fucus acerosus Forsskål 1775: 190

Published in: Forsskål, P. (1775). Flora Aegyptiaca-Arabica sive descriptiones plantarum, quas per Aegyptum inferiorem et Arabium delicem detexit illustravit Petrus Forskål. Prof. Haun. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. pp. [1]-32, [i]- xxxvi, ... [1]-219, [220, err.], map. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]: ex officina Mölleri.
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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 Gelidiella acerosa (Forsskål) Feldmann & Hamel

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), needle-shaped (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Mochhae" (Al Mukha), Yemen (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 147). Holotype: P. Forrskål; C 874 (Dawson 1953: 83). Notes: Dawson (1953: 83): Holotype is Forsskål's original specimen (illustrated by Børgensen).

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Source of current name
Feldmann, J. & Hamel, G. (1934). Observations sur quelques Gélidiacées. Revue Générale de Botanique 46: 528-549, 11 figs.

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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 18 September 2018.

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