Ectocarpus paradoxus Montagne
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Feldmannia paradoxa (Montagne) G.Hamel
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), paradoxical.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Type locality: Capraria, Italy (Womersley 1987: 43). Type: PC (Womersley 1987: 43).
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Børgesen 1926).
North America: Maine (Taylor 1957).
Source of synonymy
Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 481, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Ectocarpus&species=paradoxus
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Ectocarpus&Species=paradoxus
Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 June 2005 by Wendy Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.