Ectocarpus fasciculatus var. pygmaeus ( )
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ectocarpus siliculosus var. pygmaeus (Areschoug) Gallardo
Ectocarpus pygmaeus Areschoug
Type locality: Sweden: Grebbestad (Kjellman 1872: 85).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clustered, growing in bundles (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Gallardo, T. (1992). Nomenclatural notes on some Mediterranean algae, I: Phaeophyceae. Taxon 41: 324-326.
Created: 21 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 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 20 September 2019.