Definition of Fucales
1. Noun. Coextensive with the family Fucaceae.
Generic synonyms: Animal Order
Group relationships: Class Phaeophyceae, Phaeophyceae
Member holonyms: Family Fucaceae, Fucaceae, Fucoid
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fucales
Literary usage of Fucales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Textbook of Botany for Colleges and Universities by John Merle Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Henry Chandler Cowles (1911)
"... Fucales, and Charales), and are practically absent in some higher plants (as in various mosses and in the duckweeds). Asexual spores in the algae. ..."
2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1905)
"... of connecting fibrils especially in the Fucales and Laminariales where the cells of internal filaments are sometimes connected by conspicuous strands. ..."