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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria Stackhouse, 1809 
AphiaID: 144125

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterokonta (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOchrophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaeista (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnista (Infraphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucistia (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaeophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria bifurcata R.Ross, 1958
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSargassaceae Kützing, 1843
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnophycus Kützing, 1843 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria bifurcata R.Ross, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria galapegensis (Piccone & Grunow) Womersley, 1964

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria brassicaeformis (Kützing) E.S.Barton, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrassicophycus brassicaeformis (Kützing) Draisma, Ballesteros, F.Rousseau & T.Thibaut, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria levigata (Kützing) Barton, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcariopsis capensis (Areschoug) Papenfuss, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria levigata (Kützing) Barton, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcariopsis capensis (Areschoug) Papenfuss, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria rotunda (Hudson) Papenfuss, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyides rotunda (Hudson) Gaillon, 1828
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria tuberculata Stackhouse, 1809 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBifurcaria bifurcata R.Ross, 1958
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:8388 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144125
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2008-10-29 16:42:35Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Bifurcaria Stackhouse, 1809. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=144125 on 2014-12-26
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