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Fucus cephalornithos Labillardière

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

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Fucus cephalornithos Labillardière
Kangaroo Island, South Australia. 20 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus cephalornithos Labillardière
Petticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia. 04 Dec 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus cephalornithos Labillardière

 

Dasya callithamnion (Sonder) Harvey

Caulocystis cephalornithos (Labillardière) Areschoug Petticoat Creek, Victoria, Australia
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Fucus cephalornithos Labillardière 1807: 114, pl. 261

Published in: Labillardière, J.J. (1807). Novae Hollandiae plantarum specimen. Tomus secundus [part 27; pls 261-265]. . Parisiis [Paris]: ex typographiá Dominae Huzard.

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 Caulocystis cephalornithos (Labillardière) Areschoug

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: ‘Ad capitis Van-Diemen littora’ [Cape Van Diemen, south-eastern Tasmania] (Labillardière 1807: 114). Type: Labillardière; FI (Womersley 1987: 360). Notes: Silva et al. (1996) recommend consulting Ducker (1979: 20) for more information on the type locality of this species.

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Source of current name
Areschoug, J.E. (1854). Phyceae novae et minus cognitae in maribus extraeuropaeis collectae. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, series 3 1: 329-372.

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M.D. 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 19 September 2018.

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