Ecklonia buccinalis ( )
Ecklonia buccinalis (Linnaeus) Hornemann 1828: 388, pl. III
Published in: Hornemann, J.W. (1828). Om Fucus buccinalis Lin. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Naturvidenskabelige og Mathematiske Afhandlinger 3: 379-390, 1 folded plate.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Ecklonia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ecklonia maxima (Osbeck) Papenfuss
Fucus buccinalis Linnaeus
Type locality: "Oceano, extra Cap. b. Spei" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 639).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 15 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 March 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 December 2018.