Eisenia J.E. Areschoug

Eisenia J.E. Areschoug


Taxonavigation: Laminariales 

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

Familia: Lessoniaceae
Genus: Eisenia

currently regarded as a synonym of Ecklonia.

Species (accepted according to Algaebase): E. cokeri – E. desmarestioides – E. galapagensis – E. gracilis – E. masonii



Eisenia J.E.Areschoug, 1876


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  • Rothman, M.D., Mattio, L., Wernberg, T., Anderson, R.J., Uwai, S., Mohring, M.B. & Bolton, J.J. 2015. A molecular investigation of the genus Ecklonia (Phaeophyceae, Laminariales) with special focus on the southern hemisphere. Journal of Phycology 51(2): 236–246.
  • Silberfeld, T., Rousseau, F. & Reviers, B. de 2014. An updated classification of brown algae (Ochrophyta, Phaeophyceae). Cryptogamie, Algologie 35(2): 117–156. DOI: 10.7872/crya.v35.iss2.2014.117 Reference page
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Eisenia. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 13 04 2017.
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