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Ectocarpus obtusus Noda

Publication details
Ectocarpus obtusus Noda 1969: 13, fig. 13 (as 'obtusosus' )

Published in: Noda, M. (1969). The species of Phaeophyta from Sado Island in the Japan Sea. Science Reports of Niigata University Series D (Biology) 6: 1-64.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ectocarpus is Ectocarpus siliculosus (Dillwyn) Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (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)

Key references
Konno, K. & Noda, M. (1974). On the species of Ectocarpus Lyngbye from the coast of Akita Prefecture facing the Japan Sea. Science Reports Niigata University, Series D 11: 75-80.

Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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Verified by: 17 February 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 August 2019.

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