Ectocarpus littoralis ( )
Pylaiella littoralis (Linnaeus) Kjellman Pilayiella littoralis, lower intertidal, RÃa de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio BÃ¡rbara
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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, -248, 70 pls. Hafniae [Copenhagen]: typis Schultzianis, in commissis Librariae Gyldendaliae.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pylaiella littoralis (Linnaeus) Kjellman
Conferva littoralis Linnaeus
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 20 June 2000 by M.D. Guiry
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.