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Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Fucaceae
Genus Fucodium


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Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
Claddagh, Co. Galway, Ireland; receptacles. 15 Apr 2009. Michael Guiry. © Mandy Lindeberg (Mandy.Lindeberg@noaa.gov).

Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
Cuan na Beirtrí Bhuí, Conamara, Co. na Gaillimhe, Ireland; yellow bands of intertidal beds. 06 Dec 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick, Canada. Colin Bates (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca). © Coastal Imageworks (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca).

Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
Ballyhenry Island, near Portaferry, Co. Down, Northern ireland; so-called ecad mackayi on muddy southern shore. Plants have small bladders. O. Morton leg. et det. Ulster Museum, Belfast. 11 Sep 1975. Osborne Morton. © Bernard Picton (Bernard.Picton@magni.org.uk).

Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
Section of thallus showing 'skin shedding'. Trevor Norton . © Trevor Norton (tandwnorton@manx.net).

Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
Cill Chiaráin, Conamara, Ireland; processing: meal and alginate powder. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
Lough Hyne, Co. Cork, Ireland; zonation on a sheltered shore. 01 Aug 1982. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
Casla, Conamara, Ireland; collection by lorry. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
Cill Chiaráin, Conamara, Ireland; processing. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh
An Cheathrú Rua, Conamara, Ireland; cutting. 01 Jul 1994. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Ascophyllum nodosum (Linnaeus) Le Jolis Claddagh, Galway, Ireland; bladders
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Fucodium nodosum (Linnaeus) J.Agardh 1848: 206

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, [1]-363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Fucodium.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ascophyllum nodosum (Linnaeus) Le Jolis

Fucus nodosus Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: Habitat in Mari Atlantico [Atlantic Ocean] (Linnaeus 1753: 1159). Notes: On-line view of an unlocalised specimen LINN 1274.58 in the Linnean Herbarium labelled "9" as in the protologue. Athanasiadis (1996: 217) indicated that no type has been designated.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), knotted, knobbly (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

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.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 February 2020.

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