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Pylaiella littoralis var. robusta (Farlow) W.R.Taylor

Publication details
Pylaiella littoralis var. robusta (Farlow) W.R.Taylor 1937: 105

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1937). Marine algae of the northeastern coast of North America. pp. ix + 427. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pylaiella is Pylaiella littoralis (Linnaeus) Kjellman.

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

Basionym
Ectocarpus littoralis var. robustus Farlow

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pertaining to the shore (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ectocarpus littoralis var. robustus Farlow 1881

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Taylor, W.R. (1957). Marine algae of the northeastern coast of North America. pp. [i]-vii, [1]-509, 60 pls. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.

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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 24 June 2019.

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