Ectocarpus caespitulus J.
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.
Publication date: 9 April 1842
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.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: "In mari Galloprovincialiae; ad Nizzam" (Agardh 1842: 26).
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.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 April 2018 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 19 September 2019.