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Fucus harveyanus Decaisne

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

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Fucus harveyanus Decaisne
California, USA; sperm showing proboscis and long posterior flagellum characteristic of Fucaceae (phase-contrast optics). Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).

 

Hesperophycus harveyanus (Decaisne) Setchell & N.L.Gardner California, USA; sperm showing proboscis and long posterior flagellum characteristic of Fucaceae (phase-contrast optics)
© Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com)

Publication details
Fucus harveyanus Decaisne 1864: 9

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 Hesperophycus californicus P.C.Silva

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Spetsbergen (Athanasiadis 1996: 228).

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Created: 07 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

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

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 November 2018.

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