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Fucus corneus var. pulchellus Turner

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

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Fucus corneus var. pulchellus Turner
middle intertidal, South of Portugal, 2011. 01 Jan 0001. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus corneus var. pulchellus Turner
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; margins of pools. 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

Fucus corneus var. pulchellus Turner
Chyandour, Cornwall; tetrasporangial plant. 10 Nov 2011. David Fenwick. © David Fenwick (davidfenwicksnr@googlemail.com).

Fucus corneus var. pulchellus Turner
Chyandour, Cornwall; tetrasporangial plant. 10 Nov 2011. David Fenwick. © David Fenwick (davidfenwicksnr@googlemail.com).

Fucus corneus var. pulchellus Turner
Gelidium ? pulchellum on limpet, Spanish Point, Co. Clare, Ireland. 28 Aug 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus corneus var. pulchellus Turner
Gelidium pulchellum, Fountainstown, Co. Cork. 28 Aug 2010. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus corneus var. pulchellus Turner
Spanish Point, Co. Clare, Ireland; late-summer plants in a rock-pool. 04 Aug 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Neogoniolithon notarisii var. ptychoides (Foslie) Hamel & Me.Lemoine

Gelidium pulchellum (Turner) Kützing Chyandour, Cornwall; tetrasporangial plant
© David Fenwick (davidfenwicksnr@googlemail.com)

Publication details
Fucus corneus var. pulchellus Turner 1819: 146, pl. 257: fig. p

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 Gelidium pulchellum (Turner) Kützing

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 11 May 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 15 November 2018.

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