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Fucus corneus Hudson

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

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Fucus corneus Hudson
Spain, Galicia, Ría de A Coruña, 2009; TS. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus corneus Hudson
Spain, Galicia, Ría de A Coruña, 2009, cystocarp in TS. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus corneus Hudson
Spain; longitudinal section showing cortical cells, medullary cells and numerous rhizines. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus corneus Hudson
Spain; transverse section showing cortical cells, medullary cells and numerous rhizines. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus corneus Hudson
microscope, Ártabra, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2009; TS thallus. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus corneus Hudson
Aramar, northern Spain (Atlantic); plants to about 25 cm long; this species is collected in the intertidal and subtidal for agar production. José Rico. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucus corneus Hudson
Spain. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

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Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux Spain, Galicia, Ría de A Coruña, 2009, cystocarp in TS
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Fucus corneus Hudson 1762: 474

Published in: Hudson, [W.] (1762). Flora anglica; exhibens plantas per regnum angliae sponte crescentes, distributas secundum systema sexuale: cum differentiis specierum, synonymis auctorum, nominibus incolarum, solo locorum, tempore florendi, ofììcinalibus pharmacopoeorum. pp. [i]-viii, [1- 8], 1-506, [1-22, ind.]. Londini [London]: Impensis auctoris: Prostant venales apud J. Nourse in the Strand, et C. Moran in Covent-Garden.
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Publication date: Jan-Jun 1762

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 Gelidium corneum (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Devonshire, England (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 9). Type: D. Miller; BM (ex herb. Buddle, Sloane collection) (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 9).

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Key references
Dixon, P.S. (1967). The typification of Fucus cartilagineus L. and F. corneus Huds. Blumea 15: 55-62.

Lipkin, Y. & Silva, P.C. (2002). Marine algae and seagrasses of the Dahlak Archipelago, southern Red Sea. Nova Hedwigia 75(1-2): 1-90, 7 figs.

Created: 12 June 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 01 October 2014 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Dixon, P.S. (1967). The typification of Fucus cartilagineus L. and F. corneus Huds. Blumea 15: 55-62.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 February 2020.

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