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Fucus viscidus Forsskål 1775

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

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Fucus viscidus Forsskål
Ría de Vigo, Galicia, Spain, 2016. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus viscidus Forsskål
lower intertidal, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2016. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus viscidus Forsskål
North of Spain, 2010. 08 Nov 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus viscidus Forsskål
Selce, northern Croatia. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Fucus viscidus Forsskål
Spain, North of Galicia, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus viscidus Forsskål
Spain, North of Galicia, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus viscidus Forsskål
Spain. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus viscidus Forsskål
Spain; apices. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus viscidus Forsskål
Spain; apex. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus viscidus Forsskål
Punta del Castro, Lugo, Galicia, Spain, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Sphacelaria saxatilis (Kuckuck) Kuckuck ex Sauvageau

Liagora viscida (Forsskål) C.Agardh Spain
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Fucus viscidus Forsskål 1775: 193

Published in: Forsskål, P. (1775). Flora Aegyptiaca-Arabica sive descriptiones plantarum, quas per Aegyptum inferiorem et Arabium delicem detexit illustravit Petrus Forskål. Prof. Haun. Post mortem auctoris edidit Carsten Niebuhr. pp. [1]-32, [i]- xxxvi, ... [1]-219, [220, err.], map. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]: ex officina Mölleri.
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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 Liagora viscida (Forsskål) C.Agardh

Type information
Neotype locality: Anse du Troc, Banyuls-sur-Mer, France (Abbott 1990). Neotype: T. Christensen; June, 1954; C (Abbott 1990 Notes: The original type locality was Constantinople [Istanbul], Turkey but the type specimen has been lost (Børgesen, 1932; Abbott 1990; Huisman, 2002) and a neotype has thus been selected.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), viscid (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.

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Verified by: 31 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 June 2021.

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