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Species details
Internal ID7
Common name(Brown alga)
Scientific NameFucus cottonii
Scientific NameFucus cottonii
Scientific Name acceptedFucus cottonii
Aphia ID371030
Aphia ID accepted371030
High GroupAlgae
Tax info classPhaeophyceae
Tax info phylumOchrophyta
Tax info phylum sourcewww.marinespecies.org
GroupMarcoalgae
Tax info familyFucaceae
Tax info orderFucales
Arctic regionAlaska (Prince William Sound)
Geographical range areaAlaska (Prince William Sound)
Geographical range area sourceRuiz et al 2006
Is Marine?Yes
Match typeexact
Invasion details
Location first observationPrince William Sound
Location first observation sourceRuiz et al 2006
Year first observation1998
Year first observation sourceRuiz et al 2006
VectorDry ballast and HF
Vector introductionballast water; ship fouling
Vector introduction sourceRuiz et al 2006
References
Reference 1Ruiz et al. 2006