Occurrence record: CANA:CANA 1328

PreservedSpecimen of Ectocarpus ellipticus De A.Saunders, 1898 recorded on 1896


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature Herbarium
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature Herbarium
Catalog number CANA 1328
Occurrence ID 8c980f0b-5d29-d294-9fbe-3eb08b9c84fd
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dry
Collector De Saunders, A.
Supplied as "Saunders, De A."
Type status isotype
Supplied as "isotype?"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/4w1m-4a6d
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Alga
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Ectocarpus ellipticus (CANA 1328)
Occurrence remarks With plurilocular and unilocular sporangia.
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID https://doi.org/10.15468/88qq3e
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CANA
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1896
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1896


Higher classification Plantae; Phaeophycophyta; Phaeophyceae; Ectocarpales; Ectocarpaceae; Ectocarpus
Scientific name Ectocarpus ellipticus De A.Saunders, 1898
Supplied scientific name "Ectocarpus ellipticus"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Ectocarpaceae
Genus Spongonema
Species Ectocarpus ellipticus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Saunders


Country United States
State / Province California (State)

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Type PhysicalObject

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