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Fucus obtusatus Labillardière

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

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Fucus obtusatus Labillardière

 

Publication details
Fucus obtusatus Labillardière 1807: 111, pl. 255

Published in: Labillardière, J.J. (1807). Novae Hollandiae plantarum specimen Tomus secundus [parts 25, 26; pls 241-260]. . 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 Melanthalia obtusata (Labillardière) J.Agardh

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

Nomenclatural notes
According to Womersley (1996: 33), the publication date is 1807. - (24 Feb 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: SE Tasmania (Womersley 1996: 33). Holotype : Labillardière; FI (Womersley 1996: 33). Notes: Syntype in Herb. Montagne, PC. Ad capitis van-Diemen littora (INA).

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Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1852). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumis secundi: Algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 2. pp. 577-700 [701-720, Addenda and Index]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.

Key references
Turner, D. (1809-1811 '1811'). Fuci sive plantarum fucorum generi a botanicis ascriptarum icones descriptiones et historia. Fuci, or colored figures and descriptions of the plants referrred by botanists to the genus Fucus. Vol. III pp. [i], [1]-148 , [1-2], pl. 135-196 (col. copp. by W.J. Hooker and others). Londini [London]: typis J. M'Creery, impensis J. et A. Arch.

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