Ectocarpus siliculosus (Dillwyn) Lyngbye 1819
Ectocarpus siliculosus (Dillwyn) Lyngbye 1819: 131, pl. 43B, C
Published in: Lyngbye, H.C. (1819). Tentamen hydrophytologiae danicae continens omnia hydrophyta cryptogama Daniae, Holsatiae, Faeroae, Islandiae, Groenlandiae hucusque cognita, systematice disposita, descripta et iconibus illustrata, adjectis simul speciebus norvegicis. pp. [i]-xxxii, -248, 70 pls. Hafniae [Copenhagen]: typis Schultzianis, in commissis Librariae Gyldendaliae.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Ectocarpus.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Conferva siliculosa Dillwyn
Syntype localities: Cromer in Norfolk and Hastings in East Sussex, England; (Dillwyn 1809: 69) Type: NMW; (Ricker 1987) Notes: Womersley (1987) cites the herbarium as BM-K.
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 30 March 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 March 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 August 2022