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Ectocarpus caespitulus J.Agardh

Publication details
Ectocarpus caespitulus J.Agardh 1842: 26

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
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Publication date: 9 April 1842

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 Feldmannia paradoxa var. donatiae (Ercegovic) Antolic & Span

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), little tuft (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: "In mari Galloprovincialiae; ad Nizzam" (Agardh 1842: 26).

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Source of current name
Antolic, A., Span, A., Nikolic, V., Grubelic, I., Despatalovic, M. & Cvitkovic, I. (2010). A checklist of the benthic marine macroalgae from the eastern Adriatic coast: II. Heterokontophyta: Phaeophyceae. Acta Adriatica 51(1): 9-33.

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