Fucus virsoides

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Fucus virsoides
Scientific classification
Domain: Eukarya
(unranked): SAR
Superphylum: Heterokonta
Class: Phaeophyceae
Order: Fucales
Family: Fucaceae
Genus: Fucus
Species: F. virsoides
Binomial name
Fucus virsoides
Agardh, J.G. (1868)

Fucus virsoides is a species of brown alga endemic to the Adriatic Sea.[1] The Bay of Kotor was defined as one of the southernmost limits of Fucus virsoides.[2]


  1. ^ Munda, Ivka M. (1 January 1979). "Temperature Dependence of Zinc Uptake in Fucus virsoides (Don.) J. Ag. and Enteromorpha prolifera (O. F. Müll.) J. Ag. from the Adriatic Sea". Botanica Marina. 22 (3). doi:10.1515/botm.1979.22.3.149. 
  2. ^ "Distribution of Seaweed Fucus Virsodes." Universita Del Litorale. N.p., 17 Jan. 2005. Web. <http://www.zrs.upr.si/media/uploads/files/macic%20vesna.pdf>