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Fucus trinodis Forsskål

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

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Fucus trinodis Forsskål
Long Reef, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Fucus trinodis Forsskål
Barrow Island, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Fucus trinodis Forsskål
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Fucus trinodis Forsskål
Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Cymbella acutiuscula var. minor Foged

Sirophysalis trinodis (Forsskal) Kützing Long Reef, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Fucus trinodis Forsskål 1775: 192

Published in: Forsskål, P. (1775). Flora Aegyptiaca-Arabica sive descriptiones plantarum, quas per Aegyptum inferiorem et Arabium delicem detexit illustravit Petrus Forskål. Prof. Haun. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. pp. [1]-32, [i]- xxxvi, ... [1]-219, [220, err.], map. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]: ex officina Mölleri.
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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 Sirophysalis trinodis (Forsskal) Kützing

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Hae tres species ad littora urbis Tór" [El Tûr, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt] (Forsskål 1775: 192). Lectotype: C Herbarium Forsskålii No. 889 (Womersley 1987: 358). Notes: Lectotype (C) illustrated in Boisset & Ferrer-Gallego (2015: fig. 2 B).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.

Key references
Boisset, F. & Ferrer-Gallego, P.P. (2015). Typification of the Indo-Pacific Sirophysalis trinodis (Fucales: Sargassaceae). Taxon 64(6): 1275-1279, 3 figs.

Draisma, S.G.A., Ballesteros, E., Rousseau, F. & Thibaut, T. (2010). DNA sequence data demonstrate the polyphyly of the genus Cystoseira and other Sargassaceae genera (Phaeophyceae). Journal of Phycology 46(6): 1329-1345.

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