Taxon profile


Fucaceae Adanson, 1763

kingdom Chromalveolata »  phylum Heterokontophyta »  class Phaeophyceae - brown algae »  order Fucales

Scientific synonyms


Included taxa

Number of records: 8

genus Ascophyllum Stackhouse, 1809
genus Axillariella P.C. Silva, 1959
genus Fucus Linnaeus,1753
genus Hesperophycus Stechell & Gardner, 1910
genus Pelvetia Decaisne & Thuret, 1845
genus Pelvetiopsis N.L. Gardner, 1910
genus Silvetia E. Serrão, T.O. Cho, S.M. Boo & S.H. Brawley, 1999
genus Xiphophora Montagne, 1842

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [107414]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Fucaceae Adanson, 1763]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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