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Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing

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

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Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 18 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
South Afrrica. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing
KwaZulu-Natal. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Ginnania salicornioides Kützing

Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing South Afrrica
© Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za)

Publication details
Anthophycus longifolius (Turner) Kützing 1849: 605

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Anthophycus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Fucus longifolius Turner

Type information
Type locality: In the Indian Ocean (Turner 1808-1809: 88).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with long leaves.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus longifolius Turner 1809
Sargassum longifolium (Turner) C.Agardh 1820
Carpophyllum longifolium (Turner) De Toni 1895

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) the following names have been misapplied to this species: Fucus salicifolius and Fucus serratus. Please consult original reference for further information.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

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Verified by: 22 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.

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