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Fucus albus Hudson

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

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Fucus albus Hudson
cross-section, Atlantic France, 201. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus albus Hudson
cross-section, Atlantic France, 201. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus albus Hudson
habit, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2013. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus albus Hudson
cross-section, Atlantic France, 201. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus albus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; showing carposporangial swellings. 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

Fucus albus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; to about 30 cm . 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

Fucus albus Hudson
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; to about 15 cm . 29 Mar 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mikeguiry@me.com).

Fucus albus Hudson
Collected near Roscoff (F), Dec 1984. 29 Dec 2011. Elmar Wosnitza. © Christine Wosnitza.

Fucus albus Hudson
lower intertidal, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 24 Oct 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus albus Hudson
Northern California. 09 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

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Ahnfeltia plicata (Hudson) Fries Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick, Canada
© Coastal Imageworks (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca)

Publication details
Fucus albus Hudson 1762: 470

Published in: Hudson, [W.] (1762). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum angliae sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, ofììcinalibus pharmacopoeorum. pp. [i]-viii, [1- 8], 1-506, [1-22, ind.]. Londini [London]: Impensis auctoris: Prostant venales apud J. Nourse in the Strand, et C. Moran in Covent-Garden.
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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 Ahnfeltia plicata (Hudson) Fries

Basionym
Fucus plicatus Hudson

Type information
Type locality: Habitat in littoribus marinis [Dwells on marine shores, England] (Hudson 1762: 470). Lectotype: BM (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 213). Notes: Lectotype: BM. An unlocalized, undated Hudson specimen accepted as of provisional lectotype status. England.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), white.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Habitat in liitore Sussexiano [Sussex, England] (Hudson 1762: 470).

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Created: 21 April 2000 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 26 October 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 23 September 2018.

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