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Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye

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

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Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Pilayiella littoralis, lower intertidal over Laminaria ochroleuca, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara . Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Pilayiella littoralis, lower intertidal, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Pilayiella littoralis, lower intertidal, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Pilayiella littoralis, lower intertidal, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Pilayiella littoralis, lower intertidal, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Collected near Roscoff (F), Dec 1984. 29 Dec 2011. Elmar Wosnitza. © Christine Wosnitza.

Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Penzance, Cornwall. 03 Apr 2011. © David Fenwick.

Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Epiphytic on Zostera marina, Grömitz, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, Baltic Sea, 3m depth. 21 Apr 2004. Dirk Schories. © Dirk Schories (dirk.schories@gmx.de).

Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick, Canada. Colin Bates (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca). © Coastal Imageworks (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca).

Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Claddagh, Galway, Ireland; epiphytic plants on soft sand. 05 Jun 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Nereidea fruticulosa Ruprecht

Pylaiella littoralis (Linnaeus) Kjellman Pilayiella littoralis, lower intertidal, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Ectocarpus littoralis (Linnaeus) Lyngbye 1819: 130, pl. 42 A

Published in: Lyngbye, H.C. (1819). Tentamen hydrophytologiae danicae continens omnia hydrophyta cryptogama Daniae, Holsatiae, Faeroae, Islandiae, Groenlandiae hucusque cognita, systematice disposita, descripta et iconibus illustrata, adjectis simul speciebus norvegicis. pp. [i]-xxxii, [1]-248, 70 pls. Hafniae [Copenhagen]: typis Schultzianis, in commissis Librariae Gyldendaliae.
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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 Pylaiella littoralis (Linnaeus) Kjellman

Basionym
Conferva littoralis Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: "in Europae marinis rupibus" [Europe] (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 572).LINN?

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pertaining to the shore (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Scagel, R.F. (1957). An annotated list of the marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington (including keys to genera). Bulletin, National Museum of Canada 150: [i]-vi, 1-289.

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Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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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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