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Phylum CHROMOPHYTA


Class PHAEOPHYCEAE
  Order ECTOCARPALES
     Family Ectocarpaceae
        Acinetospora Bornet
           Acinetospora crinita (Carmichael ex Harvey) KornmannGoogle search
        Actinema Reinsch
           Actinema scutellum ReinschGoogle search
        Bachelotia Bornet
           Bachelotia antillarum (Grunow) GerloffGoogle search
        Climacosorus Sauvageau
           Climacosorus mediterraneus SauvageauGoogle search
        Dichosporangium Hauck
           Dichosporangium chordariae WollnyGoogle search
        Ectocarpus Lyngbye
           Ectocarpus dimorphus P SilvaGoogle search
           Ectocarpus fasciculatus HarveyGoogle search
           Ectocarpus siliculosus (Dillwyn) LyngbyeGoogle search
        Endodictyon Gran
           Endodictyon infestans GranGoogle search
        Feldmannia G Hamel
           Feldmannia caespitula (J Agardh) Knoepffler-PeguyGoogle search
           Feldmannia globifera (Kützing) G HamelGoogle search
           Feldmannia irregularis (Kützing) G HamelGoogle search
           Feldmannia kjellmanii KylinGoogle search
           Feldmannia padinae (Buffham) G HamelGoogle search
           Feldmannia paradoxa (Montagne) G HamelGoogle search
           Feldmannia simplex (P Crouan et H Crouan) G HamelGoogle search
        Gononema Kuckuck
           Laminariocolax aecidioides (Rosenvinge) P PedersenGoogle search
        Herponema J Agardh
           Herponema desmarestiae (Gran) CardinalGoogle search
           Herponema solitarium (Sauvageau) G HamelGoogle search
           Herponema valiantei (Bornet ex Sauvageau) G HamelGoogle search
           Herponema velutinum (Greville) J AgardhGoogle search
        Hincksia J Gray
           Hincksia fenestrata (Berkeley ex Harvey) P SilvaGoogle search
           Hincksia granulosa (J E Smith) P SilvaGoogle search
           Hincksia hincksiae (Harvey) P SilvaGoogle search
           Hincksia mitchelliae (Harvey) P SilvaGoogle search
           Hincksia ovata (Kjellman) P SilvaGoogle search
           Hincksia recurvata (Cardinal) P SilvaGoogle search
           Hincksia sandriana (Zanardini) P SilvaGoogle search
           Hincksia secunda (Kützing) P SilvaGoogle search
        Kuckuckia G Hamel
           Kuckuckia kylinii CardinalGoogle search
           Kuckuckia spinosa (Kützing) KuckuckGoogle search
        Kuetzingiella Kornmann
           Kuetzingiella battersii (Bornet ex Sauvageau) KornmannGoogle search
           Kuetzingiella holmesii (Batters) RussellGoogle search
        Laminariocolax Kylin
           Laminariocolax tomentosoides (Farlow) KylinGoogle search
        Mikrosyphar Kuckuck
           Mikrosyphar polysiphoniae KuckuckGoogle search
           Mikrosyphar porphyrae KuckuckGoogle search
           Mikrosyphar zosterae KuckuckGoogle search
        Phaeostroma Kuckuck
           Phaeostroma pustulosum KuckuckGoogle search
        Pilayella Bory de Saint-Vincent
           Pylaiella littoralis (Linnaeus) KjellmanGoogle search
           Pilayella varia KjellmanGoogle search
           Pilayella seriata KuckuckGoogle search
        Pleurocladia A Braun
           Pleurocladia lacustris A BraunGoogle search
        Spongonema Kützing
           Spongonema tomentosum (Hudson) KützingGoogle search
        Streblonema Derbès et Solier
           Streblonema ambivalens P DangeardGoogle search
           Streblonema breve (Sauvageau) De ToniGoogle search
           Streblonema deformans (P Dangeard) G HamelGoogle search
           Streblonema effusum KylinGoogle search
           Streblonema fasciculatum ThuretGoogle search
           Streblonema integratum P DangeardGoogle search
           Streblonema intestinum (Reinsch) BattersGoogle search
           Streblonema maculans (P Dangeard) South et TittleyGoogle search
           Streblonema myriocladiae (P Crouan et H Crouan) De ToniGoogle search
           Streblonema parasiticum (Sauvageau) LevringGoogle search
           Streblonema sphaericum (Derbès et Solier) ThuretGoogle search
           Streblonema stilophorae (P Crouan et H Crouan) G HamelGoogle search
           Streblonema tenuissimum HauckGoogle search
           Streblonema zanardinii (P Crouan et H Crouan) De ToniGoogle search
        Waerniella Kylin
           Waerniella lucifuga (Kuckuck) KylinGoogle search
     Family Elachistaceae
        Elachista Duby
           Elachista flaccida (Dillwyn) AreschougGoogle search
           Elachista fucicola (Velley) AreschougGoogle search
           Elachista intermedia P Crouan et H CrouanGoogle search
           Elachista scutulata (J E Smith) DubyGoogle search
           Elachista stellaris AreschougGoogle search
        Halothrix Reinke
           Halothrix lumbricalis (Kützing) ReinkeGoogle search
        Leptonematella P Silva
           Leptonematella fasciculata (Reinke) P SilvaGoogle search
     Family Lithodermataceae
        Petroderma Kuckuck
           Petroderma maculiforme (Wollny) KuckuckGoogle search
        Pseudolithoderma Svedelius
           Pseudolithoderma extensum (P Crouan et H Crouan) S LundGoogle search
           Pseudolithoderma roscoffense LoiseauxGoogle search
        Sorapion Kuckuck
           Sorapion kjellmanii (Wille) RosenvingeGoogle search
           Sorapion simulans KuckuckGoogle search
        Symphyocarpus Rosenvinge
           Symphyocarpus strangulans RosenvingeGoogle search
     Family Myrionemataceae
        Clathrodiscus G Hamel
           Clathrodiscus mandoulii (Sauvageau) G HamelGoogle search
        Compsonema Kuckuck
           Compsonema microspongium (Batters) KuckuckGoogle search
           Compsonema minutum (C Agardh) KuckuckGoogle search
        Microspongium Reinke
           Microspongium globosum ReinkeGoogle search
           Microspongium immersum (Levring) P PedersenGoogle search
        Myrionema Greville
           Myrionema corunnae SauvageauGoogle search
           Myrionema feldmannii LoiseauxGoogle search
           Myrionema liechtensternii HauckGoogle search
           Myrionema magnusii (Sauvageau) LoiseauxGoogle search
           Myrionema papillosum SauvageauGoogle search
           Myrionema strangulans GrevilleGoogle search
        Phaeostromatella P Dangeard
           Phaeostromatella elegans P DangeardGoogle search
        Protectocarpus Kormann
           Protectocarpus speciosus (Boergesen) KornmannGoogle search
        Ulonema Foslie
           Ulonema rhizophorum FoslieGoogle search
     Family Sorocarpaceae
        Sorocarpus N Pringsheim
           Botrytella micromora (Bory) P SilvaGoogle search
           Sorocarpus reinboldii (Reinke) Kornmann et SahlingGoogle search
  Order DICTYOSIPHONALES
     Family Buffhamiaceae
        Buffhamia Batters
           Buffhamia speciosa BattersGoogle search
     Family Dictyosiphonaceae
        Dictyosiphon Greville
           Dictyosiphon chordarius AreschougGoogle search
           Dictyosiphon ekmanii AreschougGoogle search
           Dictyosiphon foeniculaceus (Hudson) GrevilleGoogle search
     Family Giraudiaceae
        Giraudia Derbès et Solier
           Giraudia sphacelarioides Derbès et SolierGoogle search
     Family Myriotrichiaceae
        Leblondiella G Hamel
           Leblondiella densa (Batters) G HamelGoogle search
        Litosiphon Harvey
           Litosiphon laminariae (Lyngbye) HarveyGoogle search
        Myriotrichia Harvey
           Myriotrichia clavaeformis HarveyGoogle search
     Family Pogotrichaceae
        Omphalophyllum Rosenvinge
           Omphalophyllum ulvaceum RosenvingeGoogle search
        Pogotrichum Reinke
           Pogotrichum filiforme ReinkeGoogle search
           Pogotrichum setiforme (Rosenvinge) P PedersenGoogle search
     Family Punctariaceae
        Asperococcus Lamouroux
           Asperococcus bullosus LamourouxGoogle search
           Asperococcus compressus Griffiths ex W J HookerGoogle search
           Asperococcus fistulosus (Hudson) W J HookerGoogle search
           Asperococcus scaber KuckuckGoogle search
        Chilionema Sauvageau
           Phycocelis foecunda (Strömfelt) FletcherGoogle search
           Chilionema hispanicum (Sauvageau) FletcherGoogle search
           Chilionema ocellatum (Kützing) KuckuckGoogle search
           Phycocelis crouaniorum (P Crouan et H Crouan) SauvageauGoogle search
        Hecatonema Sauvageau
           Hecatonema aggregatum (P Dangeard) P PedersenGoogle search
           Hecatonema terminale (F Collins) SauvageauGoogle search
           Hecatonema terminale (Kützing) KylinGoogle search
        Punctaria Greville
           Punctaria crispata (Kützing) BattersGoogle search
           Punctaria latifolia GrevilleGoogle search
           Punctaria plantaginea (Roth) GrevilleGoogle search
           Punctaria tenuissima (C Agardh) GrevilleGoogle search
     Family Scytosiphonaceae
        Colpomenia Endlicher
           Colpomenia peregrina (Sauvageau) G HamelGoogle search
           Colpomenia sinuosa (Mertens ex Roth) Derbès et SolierGoogle search
        Petalonia Derbès et Solier
           Petalonia fascia (O F Müller) KuntzeGoogle search
           Petalonia filiformis (Batters) KuntzeGoogle search
           Petalonia zosterifolia (Reinke) KuntzeGoogle search
        Ralfsia Berkeley
           Ralfsia verrucosa (Areschoug) AreschougGoogle search
        Scytosiphon C Agardh
           Scytosiphon dotyi M WynneGoogle search
           Scytosiphon lomentaria (Lyngbye) LinkGoogle search
        Stragularia Strömfelt
           Stragularia clavata (Harvey) G HamelGoogle search
           Stragularia spongiocarpa (Batters) G HamelGoogle search
     Family Striariaceae
        Isthmoplea Kjellman
           Isthmoplea sphaerophora (Carmichael ex Harvey) KjellmanGoogle search
        Stictyosiphon Kützing
           Stictyosiphon adriaticus KützingGoogle search
           Stictyosiphon griffithsianus (Le Jolis) Holmes et BattersGoogle search
           Stictyosiphon soriferus (Reinke) RosenvingeGoogle search
           Stictyosiphon tortilis (Ruprecht) ReinkeGoogle search
        Striaria Greville
           Striaria attenuata (Greville) GrevilleGoogle search
  Order CHORDARIALES
     Family Acrotrichaceae
        Acrothrix Kylin
           Acrothrix gracilis KylinGoogle search
     Family Chordariaceae
        Chordaria C Agardh
           Chordaria flagelliformis (O F Müller) C AgardhGoogle search
        Cladosiphon Kützing
           Cladosiphon contortus (Thuret) KylinGoogle search
           Cladosiphon zosterae (J Agardh) KylinGoogle search
        Eudesme J Agardh
           Eudesme virescens (Carmichael ex Berkeley) J AgardhGoogle search
        Liebmannia J Agardh
           Liebmannia leveillei J AgardhGoogle search
        Mesogloia J Agardh
           Mesogloia lanosa P Crouan et H CrouanGoogle search
           Mesogloia neglecta BattersGoogle search
           Mesogloia vermiculata (J E Smith) S GrayGoogle search
        Myriocladia J Agardh
           Myriocladia lovenii J AgardhGoogle search
           Myriocladia tomentosa P Crouan et H CrouanGoogle search
        Sauvageaugloia G Hamel ex Kylin
           Sauvageaugloia chordariaeformis (P Crouan et H Crouan) KylinGoogle search
           Sauvageaugloia griffithsiana (Greville ex W Hooker) G Hamel ex KylinGoogle search
        Sphaerotrichia Kylin
           Sphaerotrichia divaricata (C Agardh) KylinGoogle search
        Strepsithalia Bornet ex Sauvageau
           Strepsithalia buffhamiana (Batters) BattersGoogle search
           Strepsithalia curvata SauvageauGoogle search
           Strepsithalia liagorae SauvageauGoogle search
           Strepsithalia liebmanniae MirandaGoogle search
     Family Corynophlaeaceae Kützing
        Corynophlaea Kützing
           Corynophlaea crispa (Harvey) KuckuckGoogle search
        Cylindrocarpus P Crouan et H Crouan
           Cylindrocarpus microscopicus P Crouan et H CrouanGoogle search
        Leathesia S F Gray
           Leathesia difformis (Linnaeus) AreschougGoogle search
        Microcoryne Strömfelt
           Microcoryne ocellata StrömfeltGoogle search
        Myriactula Kuntze
           Myriactula arabica (Kützing) J FeldmannGoogle search
           Myriactula areschougii (P Crouan et H Crouan) G HamelGoogle search
           Myriactula chordae (Areschoug) LevringGoogle search
           Myriactula clandestina (P Crouan et H Crouan) J FeldmannGoogle search
           Myriactula haydenii (Gatty) LevringGoogle search
           Myriactula rivulariae (Suhr) J FeldmannGoogle search
           Myriactula stellulata (Harvey) LevringGoogle search
           Myriactula vlastae J FeldmannGoogle search
        Petrospongium Nägeli
           Petrospongium berkeleyi (Greville) NägeliGoogle search
     Family Spermatochnaceae
        Spermatochnus Kützing
           Spermatochnus paradoxus (Roth) KützingGoogle search
        Stilophora J Agardh
           Stilophora tenella (Esper) P SilvaGoogle search
        Stilopsis Kuckuck
           Stilopsis lejolisii (Thuret) KuckuckGoogle search
  Order CUTLERIALES
     Family Cutleriaceae
        Cutleria Greville
           Cutleria adspersa (Mertens) De NotarisGoogle search
           Cutleria monoica OllivierGoogle search
           Cutleria multifida (J E Smith) GrevilleGoogle search
        Zanardinia Nardo ex P Crouan et H Crouan
           Zanardinia typus NardoGoogle search
  Order TILOPTERIDALES
     Family Tilopteridaceae
        Haplospora Kjellman
           Haplospora globosa KjellmanGoogle search
        Tilopteris Kützing
           Tilopteris mertensii (Turner) KützingGoogle search
  Order SPHACELARIALES
     Family Choristocarpaceae
        Choristocarpus Zanardini
           Choristocarpus tenellus (Kützing) ZanardiniGoogle search
     Family Cladostephaceae
        Cladostephus C Agardh
           Cladostephus spongiosus (Hudson) C AgardhGoogle search
     Family Sphacelariaceae
        Sphacelaria Lyngbye
           Sphacelaria arctica HarveyGoogle search
           Sphacelaria caespitula LyngbyeGoogle search
           Sphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C AgardhGoogle search
           Sphacelaria fusca (Hudson) S GrayGoogle search
           Sphacelaria mirabilis (Reinke ex Batters) Prud'homme van ReineGoogle search
           Sphacelaria nana Nägeli ex KützingGoogle search
           Sphacelaria plumigera Holmes ex HauckGoogle search
           Sphacelaria plumosa LyngbyeGoogle search
           Sphacelaria plumula ZanardiniGoogle search
           Sphacelaria racemosa GrevilleGoogle search
           Sphacelaria radicans (Dillwyn) HarveyGoogle search
           Sphacelaria rigidula KützingGoogle search
           Sphacelaria sympodiocarpa SauvageauGoogle search
           Sphacelaria tribuloides MeneghiniGoogle search
     Family Stypocaulaceae
        Halopteris Kützing
           Halopteris filicina (Grateloup) KützingGoogle search
        Stypocaulon Kützing
           Stypocaulon scoparium (Linnaeus) KützingGoogle search
  Order DICTYOTALES
     Family Dictyotaceae
        Dictyopteris Lamouroux
           Dictyopteris polypodioides (Stackhouse) BattersGoogle search
        Dictyota Lamouroux
           Dictyota dichotoma (Hudson) LamourouxGoogle search
           Dictyota fasciola (Roth) LamourouxGoogle search
           Dictyota spiralis MontagneGoogle search
        Padina Adanson
           Padina pavonica (Linnaeus) ThivyGoogle search
        Spatoglossum Kützing
           Spatoglossum solieri (Chauvin ex Montagne) KützingGoogle search
        Taonia J Agardh
           Taonia atomaria (Woodward) J AgardhGoogle search
  Order SPOROCHNALES
     Family Sporochnaceae
        Carpomitra Kützing
           Carpomitra costata (Stackhouse) BattersGoogle search
        Sporochnus C Agardh
           Sporochnus pedunculatus (Hudson) C AgardhGoogle search
  Order DESMARESTIALES
     Family Arthrocladiaceae
        Arthrocladia Duby
           Arthrocladia villosa (Hudson) DubyGoogle search
     Family Desmarestiaceae
        Desmarestia Lamouroux
           Desmarestia aculeata (Linnaeus) LamourouxGoogle search
           Desmarestia dresnayi Lamouroux ex LemanGoogle search
           Desmarestia ligulata (Lightfoot) LamourouxGoogle search
           Desmarestia viridis (O F Müller) LamourouxGoogle search
  Order LAMINARIALES
     Family Alariaceae
        Alaria Greville
           Alaria esculenta (Linnaeus) GrevilleGoogle search
        Undaria Suringar
           Undaria pinnatifida (Harvey) SuringarGoogle search
     Family Chordaceae
        Chorda Stackhouse
           Chorda filum (Linnaeus) StackhouseGoogle search
           Halosiphon tomentosus (Lyngbye) Jaasund LyngbyeGoogle search
     Family Laminariaceae
        Laminaria Lamouroux
           Laminaria digitata (Hudson) LamourouxGoogle search
           Laminaria hyperborea (Gunnerus) FoslieGoogle search
           Laminaria longicruris De la PylaieGoogle search
           Laminaria ochroleuca De la PylaieGoogle search
           Laminaria saccharina (Linnaeus) LamourouxGoogle search
     Family Phyllariaceae
        Phyllariopsis Tilden
           Phyllariopsis brevipes (C Agardh) Henry et SouthGoogle search
        Saccorhiza De la Pylaie
           Saccorhiza polyschides (Lightfoot) BattersGoogle search
  Order FUCALES
     Family Cystoseiraceae
        Bifurcaria Stackhouse
           Bifurcaria bifurcata R RossGoogle search
        Cystoseira Agardh
           Cystoseira baccata (S Gmelin) P SilvaGoogle search
           Cystoseira foeniculaceus (Linnaeus) GrevilleGoogle search
           Cystoseira humilis KützingGoogle search
           Cystoseira nodicaulis (Withering) M RobertsGoogle search
           Cystoseira platyclada SauvageauGoogle search
           Cystoseira tamariscifolia (Hudson) PapenfussGoogle search
        Halidrys Lyngbye
           Halidrys siliquosa (Linnaeus) LyngbyeGoogle search
     Family Fucaceae
        Ascophyllum Stackhouse
           Ascophyllum nodosum (Linnaeus) Le JolisGoogle search
        Fucus Linnaeus
           Fucus ceranoides LinnaeusGoogle search
           Fucus cottonii M Wynne et MagneGoogle search
           Fucus dichotomus SauvageauGoogle search
           Fucus distichus LinnaeusGoogle search
           Fucus evanescens C AgardhGoogle search
           Fucus serratus LinnaeusGoogle search
           Fucus spiralis LinnaeusGoogle search
           Fucus vesiculosus LinnaeusGoogle search
        Pelvetia Decaisne et Thuret
           Pelvetia canaliculata (Linnaeus) Decaisne et ThuretGoogle search
     Family Himanthaliaceae
        Himanthalia Lyngbye
           Himanthalia elongata (Linnaeus) S GrayGoogle search
     Family Sargassaceae
        Sargassum Agardh
           Sargassum flavifolium KützingGoogle search
           Sargassum muticum (Yendo) FensholtGoogle search
           Sargassum natans (Linnaeus) GaillonGoogle search

 Derived from: Picton, B.E. & Howson, C.M., 2000. The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. CD-ROM Marine Conservation Society & Ulster Museum.
 Picton, B.E. & Morrow, C.C., 2007. [In] Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland
http://www.habitas.org.uk/marinelife/taxonfulllist.asp

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