Ectocarpus elegans Thuret 1863: 77
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Hincksia sandriana (Zanardini) P.C.Silva
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ectocarpus elegans Thuret)
Europe: Spain (Miranda 1934).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Ectocarpus&species=elegans
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=elegans
Created: 09 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 293 times since it was created.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=22814
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.