Ectocarpus griffithsianus Le
Ectocarpus griffithsianus Le Jolis 1863: 37
Published in: Le Jolis, A. (1861). On the synonymy of Ectocarpus brachiatus. Transactions of the Botanical Society [Edinburgh] 7: 36-37.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stictyosiphon griffithsianus (Le Jolis) Holmes & Batters
Named for Mrs Amelia Warren Griffiths (1768-1858), a seaweed collector and correspondent from Torquay, Devon, England.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
A new name for Ectocarpus brachiatus sensu Griffiths in Harvey, nom. illeg.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Torquay (Athanasiadis 1996: 185).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Holmes, E.M. & Batters, E.A.L. (1890). A revised list of the British marine algae. Annals of Botany 5: 63-107.
Le Jolis, A. (1863). Liste des algues marines de Cherbourg. Mémoires de la Société Impériale des Sciences Naturelles de Cherbourg 10: 5-168, pls I-IV.
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Verified by: 26 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 21 September 2019.