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Ectocarpus fasciculatus var. pygmaeus (Areschoug) Batters

Publication details
Ectocarpus fasciculatus var. pygmaeus (Areschoug) Batters 1902

Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
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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 Ectocarpus siliculosus var. pygmaeus (Areschoug) Gallardo

Basionym
Ectocarpus pygmaeus Areschoug

Type information
Type locality: Sweden: Grebbestad (Kjellman 1872: 85).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clustered, growing in bundles (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Gallardo, T. (1992). Nomenclatural notes on some Mediterranean algae, I: Phaeophyceae. Taxon 41: 324-326.

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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 20 September 2019.

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