order Fucales

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Noun1.order Fucales - coextensive with the family Fucaceae
animal order - the order of animals
class Phaeophyceae, Phaeophyceae - brown algae; mostly marine and littoral eukaryotic algae
family Fucaceae, Fucaceae - small family of brown algae: gulfweeds; rockweeds
fucoid - a fossilized cast or impression of algae of the order Fucales
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Humm & Hildebrand (1962) hs/GMJ/* [vickersiae] Kapraun (1980) hs/RB/* Cowper (1978) dft/GMJ/* Edwards & Kapraun (1973) */GMJ,RB,AB/* ORDER FUCALES SARGASSACEAE [dagger] Sargassun fluitans Edwards (1976) gom,plg/GB/C (Borgesen) Borgesen Humm & Hildebrand (1962) gom,plg/GB/A [dagger] S.