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Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner 1809

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

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Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
  Granada, Spain. 17 Mar 2021.  M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
  Granada, Spain. 17 Mar 2021.  M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
  Granada, Spain. 17 Mar 2021.  M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
  Granada, Spain. 17 Mar 2021.  M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
Leitir Calaidh, Co. na Gaillimhe, Ireland; shallow water on rock. 24 Apr 2019. Lin Baldock. © Lin Baldock.

Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
Leitir Calaidh, Co. na Gaillimhe, Ireland; shallow water on rock. Lin Baldock. © Lin Baldock.

Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
Denia, Alicante, Spain. 02 Nov 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
upper subtidal, Marseille, France, 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
upper subtidal, Marseille, France, 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner
subtidal (17 m depth), over maërl, South of Portugal, 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Codium bursa (Linnaeus) C.Agardh   Granada, Spain
© Maria Altamirano Jeschke

Publication details
Fucus bursa (Linnaeus) Turner 1809: 5

Published in: 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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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 Codium bursa (Linnaeus) C.Agardh

Basionym
Alcyonium bursa Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: "in O. Europaeo." (Silva & al. 1996: 898).

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), A genus name used by C. Bauhin; also a purse; originally an oxhide, animal skin (Newton 1931).

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

Nomenclatural notes
The supposed basionym, Alcyonium bursa Linnaeus, is the basionym for a sponge, Weberella bursa (L.) (M. Spencer-Jones in Spencer, Irvine & Jarvis (2009: 239). According to P.C. Silva (INA) "...traditionally cited as basionym of Codium bursa, but invalid in botanical nomenclature: [Linnaeus] cites "Ellis corall. 82. n. 1. t. 17. f. B, C, D. Alcyonium pulmonis instar lobatum." = Synoicum pulmonaria (Ellis & Solander 1786)." - (1 Jan 2016) - M.D. Guiry

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
Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, [1]-135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.

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