Ectocarpus brachiatus , nom. illeg.
Ectocarpus brachiatus Harvey 1841: 42, nom. illeg.
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1841). A manual of the British algae: containing generic and specific descriptions of the known British species of sea-weeds and of Confervae both marine and fresh-water. pp. [i-v]-lvii, -229. London: John Van Voorst.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stictyosiphon griffithsianus (Le Jolis) Holmes & Batters
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), branched at right angles.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 May 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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Le Jolis, A. (1861). On the synonymy of Ectocarpus brachiatus. Transactions of the Botanical Society [Edinburgh] 7: 36-37.
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Michael 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 19 September 2019.