Ectocarpus fasciculatus

Ectocarpus fasciculatus


Taxonavigation: Ectocarpales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Chromista
Subregnum: Harosa
Infraregnum: Heterokonta
Phylum: Ochrophyta
Subphylum: Phaeista
Infraphylum: Limnista
Superclassis: Fucistia
Classis: Phaeophyceae
Subclassis: Fucophycidae
Ordo: Ectocarpales

Familia: Ectocarpaceae
Genus: Ectocarpus
Species: Ectocarpus fasciculatus


Ectocarpus fasciculatus Harvey, 1841

  • Syntype localities: Mangan's Bay, Co. Waterford, Ireland: Miss Ball; Strangford Lough, Northern Ireland: On Zostera: W. Thompson; Torquay: Mrs Griffiths (Harvey 1841: 40). Type: TCD? (Harvey 1841: 40). Notes: A type does not seem to have been selected from the syntypes.


  • Heterotypic
    • Ectocarpus landsburgii Harvey, 1849
    • Ectocarpus fasciculatus var. draparnaldioides P.Crouan & H.Crouan, 1867
    • Ectocarpus draparnaldioides (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Kjellman, 1872
    • Ectocarpus pycnocarpus Rosenvinge, 1893
    • Ectocarpus fasciculatus var. pycnocarpus (Rosenvinge) Cardinal, 1964


  • Harvey, W.H. 1841. A manual of the British algae: containing generic and specific descriptions of the known British species of sea-weeds and of Confervae both marine and fresh-water. pp. [i–v]–lvii, [1]–229. London: John Van Voorst. BHL Reference page. : 40
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Ectocarpus fasciculatus. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 7 05 2017.
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