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Ascocyclus ocellatus (Kützing) Reinke

Publication details
Ascocyclus ocellatus (Kützing) Reinke 1889: 44

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ascocyclus is Myrionema orbiculare J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chilionema ocellatum (Kützing) Kornmann

Basionym

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), marked with two-coloured spots, having the centre of one colour surrounded by a broad ring of another (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, [1]-359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2019.

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