Ectocarpus zeylanicus Børgesen
Ectocarpus zeylanicus Børgesen 1936: 73-76, figs. 5, 6a-c
Original publication: Børgesen, F. (1936). Some marine algae from Ceylon. Ceylon Journal of Science Section A Botany 12: 57-96, 12 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Herponema zeylandicum (Børgesen) Krishnamurthy & Baluswami
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Type locality: Galle, Sri Lanka (Børgesen 1936: 73). Type: Børgesen No. 6041, material in spirit only; "Creeping on Codium Geppei Schmidt". (Børgesen 1936: 73).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ectocarpus zeylanicus Børgesen)
South-west Asia: Sri Lanka (Børgesen 1936).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Ectocarpus&species=zeylanicus
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=zeylanicus
Created: 14 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 January 2005 by M.D. 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 18 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.