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Ectocarpus vanbosseae Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Publication details
Ectocarpus vanbosseae Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 170, fig. 36 (as 'van-bosseae' )

Published in: Setchell, W.A. (1924). American Samoa: Part I. Vegetation of Tutuila Island Part II. Ethnobotany of the Samoans Part III. Vegetation of Rose Atoll. Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington 341: [i]-vi, [1]-275, 57 figs, 3 tables, 37 plates.

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 Hincksia vanbosseae (Setchel & N.L.Gardner) Skelton & G.R.South

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Skelton, P.A. & South, G.R. (2007). The benthic marine algae of the Samoan Archipelago, South Pacific, with emphasis on the Apia District. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 132: 1-350.

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