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Sarcophycus Kützing, 1843

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Durvillaeaceae

Holotype species: Sarcophycus potatorum (Labillardière) Kützing

Currently accepted name for the type species: Durvillaea potatorum (Labillardière) Areschoug

Original publication and holotype designation: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Durvillaea.

Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present.

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