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Fucus floresii Clemente

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

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Fucus floresii Clemente
Ancona, Adriatic Sea; deep subtidal. 02 Mar 2016. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Fucus floresii Clemente
Madeira. Peter Wirtz. © Peter Wirtz (peterwirtz2004@yahoo.com ).

Fucus floresii Clemente
Indian River Lagoon, Florida, USA. Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler and M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon: A Floristic Inventory and Field Guide. OffShore Graphics, Inc., Washington, DC, 298 pp. 584 distributed by Harbor B. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Fucus floresii Clemente
Indian River Lagoon, Florida, USA. Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler and M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon: A Floristic Inventory and Field Guide. OffShore Graphics, Inc., Washington, DC, 298 pp. 584 distributed by Harbor B. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Fucus floresii Clemente
Indian River Lagoon, Florida, USA. Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler and M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon: A Floristic Inventory and Field Guide. OffShore Graphics, Inc., Washington, DC, 298 pp. 584 distributed by Harbor B. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Fucus floresii Clemente
Illes Formigues, Palamós, Spain; - 40 m. 11 Sep 2005. Conxi Rodríguez-Prieto (conxi.rodriguez@udg.edu). © Conxi Rodríguez-Prieto (conxi.rodriguez@udg.edu).

Fucus floresii Clemente
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Fucus floresii Clemente

 

Halymenia floresii (Clemente) C.Agardh Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Fucus floresii Clemente 1807: 312 (as 'floresius' )

Published in: Roxas Clemente y Rubio, S. de (1807). Ensayo sobre las variedades de la vid comun que vegetan en Andalucía, con un índice etimológico y tres listas de plantas en que se caracterizan varias especies nuevas, por Don Simon de Roxas Clemente y Rubio. pp. [i]-xviii + [1]-324, 1 pl. Madrid: En la imprenta de Villalpando.
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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 Halymenia floresii (Clemente) C.Agardh

Eponomy
Named for D. Francisco Flores, a Mexican landowner.

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

Nomenclatural notes
The protologue includes "D. Francisco Flores hanc speciem dicare volui, fucorum Luciferifani indagatori diligentissimo acutissimoque." Thus the species is named to honour Dom Flores and the epithet should be 'floresii' not 'floresia' as commonly rendered in the literature.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Sanlúcar de Barrameda, Cádiz, Spain (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 198). Type: MA (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 191). Notes: cir. Luc. f.; MD. According to Womersley & Lewis (1994), the type is from the Mediterranean.

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Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

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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 19 November 2018.

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