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Zosterocarpus oedogonium (Meneghini) Bornet

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Order Phaeophyceae ordo incertae sedis
Family Phaeophyceae familia incertae sedis
Genus Zosterocarpus


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Zosterocarpus oedogonium (Meneghini) Bornet
Corsica; vegetative filament with special cells packed with phenolic vesicles. Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).


Zosterocarpus oedogonium (Meneghini) Bornet Corsica; vegetative filament with special cells packed with phenolic vesicles
© Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com)

Publication details
Zosterocarpus oedogonium (Meneghini) Bornet 1890: 146

Published in: Bornet, É. (1890). Note sur deux algues de la Méditerranée: Fauchea et Zosterocarpus. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 37: 139-148, 5 figs, 1 plate.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Zosterocarpus.

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

Ectocarpus oedogonium Meneghini

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ectocarpus oedogonium Meneghini 1845

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Prototilopteris bertholdii Funk 1927

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., Catra, M., Alongi, G. & Giaccone, G. (2012). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Phaeophyceae. Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia 45: 1-508.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Created: 11 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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Berecibar, E., Wynne, M.J. & Santos, R. (2009). Report of the brown alga Zosterocarpus oedogonium (Ectocarpales) from Portugal, its first recorded occurrence outside of the Mediterranean Sea. Nova Hedwigia 89: 237-244.

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