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Ectocarpus antillarum Grunow

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Ectocarpaceae
Genus Ectocarpus

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Ectocarpus antillarum Grunow
microscope, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2010. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ectocarpus antillarum Grunow
microscope, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2010. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ectocarpus antillarum Grunow
middle intertidal, Baldaio, Galicia, Spain, 2000. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ectocarpus antillarum Grunow
Womersley's Rock, Kangaroo Island, South Australia. 20 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ectocarpus antillarum Grunow
Tanzania; detail of filaments. Eurico Oliveira. © Eurico Oliveira (euricodo@usp.br).

Ectocarpus antillarum Grunow
Florida; vegetative cells showing stellate arrangement of band-shaped chloroplasts. Eric Henry. © Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com).

Ectocarpus antillarum Grunow
Spain, Galicia, A Coruña, Ría de A Coruña, 2000, microscope. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Bachelotia antillarum (Grunow) Gerloff Florida; vegetative cells showing stellate arrangement of band-shaped chloroplasts
© Eric Henry (eric@reedmariculture.com)

Publication details
Ectocarpus antillarum Grunow 1868: 46 footnote, pl. IV: fig. 2

Published in: Grunow, A. (1868 '1867'). Algae. In: Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Botanischer Theil. Erster Band. Sporenpflanzen. (Fenzl, E. et al. Eds), pp. 1-104. Wien [Vienna]: Aus der Kaiserlich Königlichen Hof- und Staatsdruckeri in Commission bei Karl Gerold's Sohn.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ectocarpus is Ectocarpus siliculosus (Dillwyn) Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bachelotia antillarum (Grunow) Gerloff

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or pertaining to the Antilles.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Guadeloupe, West Indies (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 571). Type: W? (Womersley 1987: 30).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Gerloff, J. (1959). Bachelotia (Bornet) Kuckuck ex Hamel oder Bachelotia (Bornet) Fox?. Nova Hedwigia 1: 37-39.

Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 03 September 2012 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 23 September 2019.

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