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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) C.Agardh, 1820 
AphiaID: 232231

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 editorLaminariales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaminariaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis C.Agardh, 1820
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis C.Agardh, 1820
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus pyrifer Linnaeus, 1771
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus giganteus Gaudichaud, 1826
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFucus pyrifer Linnaeus, 1771
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaminaria pyrifera (Linnaeus) J.V.Lamouroux, 1813
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis angustifolia Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1826 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis communis Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1826
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis humboldtii (Bonpland) C.Agardh, 1822
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis integrifolia Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1826 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis laevis C.H.Hay, 1986 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis latifolius Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1826
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis luxurians (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.Agardh, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis orbigniana Montagne, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pelagica Areschoug, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis planicaulis C.Agardh, 1839 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera var. humboldtii Bonpland, 1808
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera var. longibullata Reinsch, 1890
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera var. luxurians J.D.Hooker & Harvey, 1847
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis tenuifolia Postels & Ruprecht, 1840
Sources  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera var. humboldtii Bonpland, 1808 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) C.Agardh, 1820
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera var. longibullata Reinsch, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) C.Agardh, 1820
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera var. luxurians J.D.Hooker & Harvey, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) C.Agardh, 1820
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
China
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorChina (origin: alien[details]
North Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorNorth Pacific (origin: alien) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (origin: alien[details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEurope (origin: alien[details]
From other sources
China
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChina (origin: alien[details]
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Ocean (origin: alien[details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
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 (15 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (512 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (120 nucleotides; 51 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:73339 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:232231
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-07-20 08:15:53Z  created  Renders, Kristel
2007-06-03 15:46:28Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-12-13 10:09:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Macrocystis pyrifera (Linnaeus) C.Agardh, 1820. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2015). 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=232231 on 2016-12-07
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