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Ectocarpus commensalis Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Ectocarpus commensalis Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1922: 407, pl. 48: figs 32-35

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1922). Phycological contributions. VI. New species of Ectocarpus. University of California Publications in Botany 7: 403-426, 4 pls.

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.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ectocarpus siliculosus var. parvus D.A.Saunders 1898
Ectocarpus confervoides f. variabilis D.A.Saunders 1898
Ectocarpus variabilis (De A.Saunders) G.M.Smith 1942
Ectocarpus dimorphus P.C.Silva 1957
Ectocarpus parvus (De A.Saunders) Hollenberg 1971

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Luan Rixiao, Ding Lanping, Lu Baoren & Tseng, C.K. (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus III Phaeophyta No. I(1) Ectocarpales Ralfsiales Sphaceariales Dictyotales. pp. [i]-xxii, 1-195, pls I-XXII. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Norris, J.N. (2010). Marine algae of the Northern Gulf of California: Chlorophyta and Phaeophyceae. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 94: i-x, 1-276.

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