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Fucus usneoides Linnaeus

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

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Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
subtidal with Zostera marina, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2015. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
subtidal with Zostera marina, Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2015,. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
Spain. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
Spain. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
lower intertidal, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
with Sargassum muticum, upper subtidal, Islas Cíes, Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus usneoides Linnaeus
with Codium tomentosum, upper subtidal, Islas Cíes, Galicia, Spain, 2012. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Sphaerococcus lichenoides var. tenuis C.Agardh

Cystoseira usneoides (Linnaeus) M.Roberts Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2014
© Ignacio Barbara

Publication details
Fucus usneoides Linnaeus 1759: 1345

Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1759). Systema naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus I. Editio decima, reformata. Editio decima revisa. Vol. 2 pp. 825-1384. Holmiae [Stockholm]: impensis direct. Laurentii Salvii.
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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 Cystoseira usneoides (Linnaeus) M.Roberts

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling the lichen genus Usnea.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Not specified locality: "Oceano Indico" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 900). Type: LINN sheet 1274:11 (Roberts 1968: 264, pl. 5). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Linnaeus (1763: 1629) for further information regarding the type locality of this species.

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Source of current name
Roberts, M. (1968). Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on the genus Cystoseira C. Ag. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 60: 251-264, 5 pls.

Key references
Spencer, M.A., Irvine, L.M. & Jarvis, C.E. (2009). Typification of Linnaean names relevant to algal nomenclature. Taxon 58: 237-260.

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Wendy Guiry in 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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