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Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh

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

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Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Brighton, South Island, New Zealand. 04 Aug 2005. Svenja Heesch. © Svenja Heesch (svenja.heesch@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Xiphophora gladiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry" . © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Xiphophora gadiata, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Xiphophora gladiata, Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Xiphophota gladiata, Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Xiphophora gladiata, with Hormosira banksii, Tesselated Pavement, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 30 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh
Xiphophora gladiata, Tesselated Pavement, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 30 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh

 

Bryopsis balbisiana var. disticha J.Agardh

Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman Xiphophora gladiata, with Hormosira banksii, Tesselated Pavement, Pirates Bay, Tasmania
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Fucodium gladiatum (Labillardière) J.Agardh 1848: 202

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, [1]-363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Fucodium is Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Xiphophora gladiata (Labillardière) Montagne ex Kjellman

Basionym
Fucus gladiatus Labillardière

Type information
Type locality: ""Cape van Diemen"" (S.E. Tasmania) (Womersley 1987: 345).FI (Womersley 1987: 345).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), sword-like.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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
Kjellman, F.R. (1893). Phaeophyceae (Fucoideae). In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien, 1 (2). (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. 193-288. Leipzig: Wilhelm Englemann.

Key references
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

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