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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis Linnaeus, 1753 
AphiaID: 145547

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 editorFucaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus Linnaeus, 1753
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus areschougii Kjellman, 1890
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus areschougii f. nanus Kjellman, 1890
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus areschougii var. borealis (Kjellman) Kjellman, 1890
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus sherardii f. spiralis (Linnaeus) Areschoug, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis f. arenicola Hamel, 1939
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis f. borealis Kjellman, 1883
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis f. nanus (Kjellman) Batters, 1902
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis var. nanus (Kjellman) S.M.Baker & Bohling, 1916
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis var. nanus (Stackhouse) Batters, 1902 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis var. typicus Børgesen, 1902 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus vesiculosus var. spiralis (Linnaeus) C.Agardh, 1810
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1753). Species plantarum, exhibentes plantas rite cognitas ad genera relatas cum differentiis specificis, nominibus trivialibus, synonymis selectis, locis natalibus, secundum systema sexuale digestas. Stockholm. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlav klørtang  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorplatwierUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleine zee-eik  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspiral wrackUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspiralUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflat wrack  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvarech spiraléUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfucus spiralé  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchraubentang  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspiraltång  [details]
Direct child
taxa (9)

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis var. limitaneus (Montagne) I.M.Pérez-Ruzafa, 2001

Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis f. arenicola Hamel, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis Linnaeus, 1753
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis f. borealis Kjellman, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis Linnaeus, 1753
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis f. limitaneus (Montagne) Børgesen, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis var. limitaneus (Montagne) I.M.Pérez-Ruzafa, 2001
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis f. nanus (Kjellman) Batters, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis Linnaeus, 1753
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis var. nanus (Kjellman) S.M.Baker & Bohling, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis Linnaeus, 1753
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis var. nanus (Stackhouse) Batters, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis Linnaeus, 1753
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis var. platycarpus (Thuret) Batters, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus guiryi G.I.Zardi, K.R.Nicastro, E.S.Serrão & G.A.Pearson, 2011
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis var. typicus Børgesen, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus spiralis Linnaeus, 1753
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
France
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorFrance (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Panne [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostduinkerke [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeeland [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Wadden Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWadden Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBIOTIC 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (47 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (169 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (248 nucleotides; 182 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:77428 [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in France (Nation) : Other [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet photosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions blades from 2-3 c, on high exposed rocks to 30 cm in more protected sites [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Long Island Sound to Strait of Belle Isle [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat exposed rocks, estuarine habitats [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Brown colour results from the dominance of the xanthophyll fucoxanthin; this masks the other pigments, Chlorophyll a and c (no chlorophyll b), beta-carotene and other xanthophylls. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction general for group: most brown algae have an alternation of haploid and dioploid generations; The haploid thalli form isogamous, anisogamous or oogamous gametes and the diploid thalli form zoospores by meiosis. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:145547
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Fucus spiralis Linnaeus, 1753. 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=145547 on 2014-07-28
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