Ectocarpus acutus & N.L.Gardner
Ectocarpus acutus Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1922: 404, pl. 48: figs 36-39; pl. 49: figs 40-41
Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1922). Phycological contributions. VI. New species of Ectocarpus. University of California Publications in Botany 7: 403-426, 4 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), acute, pointed; i.e. narrowing gradually and making an angle of less than 90° (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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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.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
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Bailey, A. & Bisalputra, T. (1969). Some structural aspects of the cell wall of Ectocarpus acutus Setchell and Gardner and Elaschista fucicola (Velley) Areschoug. Phycologia 8: 57-63.
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