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Fucus vesiculosus f. compressus Kjellman 1890

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

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Fucus vesiculosus f. compressus Kjellman
Muxía, Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Fucus vesiculosus f. compressus Kjellman
with Himanthalia elongata, Muxía, Galicia, Spain. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Fucus vesiculosus f. compressus Kjellman
Spain, Galicia, ría de A Coruña, 2009. Ignacio Barbára. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus vesiculosus f. compressus Kjellman
Spain, Galicia, ría de A Coruña, 2009. Ignacio Barbára. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Fucus vesiculosus f. compressus Kjellman
Spain, Galicia, ría de A Coruña, 2009. Ignacio Barbára. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

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Fucus vesiculosus f. compressus Kjellman Muxía, Galicia, Spain, 2014
© Ignacio Barbara

Publication details
Fucus vesiculosus f. compressus Kjellman 1890: 9

Published in: Kjellman, F.R. (1890). Handbok i Skandinaviens hafsalgflora. I. Fucoideae. pp. [i]- vi, 1-103, 17 figs. Stockholm: Oscar L. Lamms Förlag.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

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

Type information
Type locality: "Tillhöra Vesterhafvet"

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with little bladders or blisters (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Treated as a variety by some authors (see INA). - (30 Jul 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Taxonomisk litteratur och biogeografi av Skandinaviska rödalger och brunalger. pp. 1-280, 1 map. Göteborg: Algologia.

Key references
Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel' zelenykh, burykh i krasnykh vodorosley yuzhnykh morey SSSR [Manual for identification of the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of the USSR]. pp. 224, 222 figures. Moscow & Leningrad: Izdatel'stvo Akademii Nauk SSSR. [in Russian]

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Verified by: 30 July 2015 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 22 October 2021.

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