Higher Classification: > Kingdom Plantae > Division Rhodophyta > Subdivision Eurhodophytina > Class Florideophyceae > Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae > Order Ceramiales > Family Delesseriaceae > Subfamily Phycodryoideae > Tribe Phycodryeae > Genus Phycodrys

Phycodrys rubens (Linnaeus) Batters, 1902

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

PhycodrysKützing, 1843accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): eikeving sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: bugtet ribbeblad sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 German: roter Eichentang sources: Unterwasser-Welt Ostsee
 Norwegian: eikeving sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: eikeving
 Norwegian Nynorsk: eikeveng
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): eikeveng sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: ekblading


basis of record

Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38

additional source

Dyntaxa (2013) Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013].

additional source

Linkletter, L.E. 1977. A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68 p.

additional source

Sears, J.R. (ed.). 1998. NEAS keys to the benthic marine algae of the northeastern coast of North America from Long Island Sound to the Strait of Belle Isle. Northeast Algal Society. 163 p.

additional source

South, G. R. and I. Tittley. 1986. A checklist and distributional index of the benthic marine algae of the North Atlantic Ocean. Huntsman Marine Laboratory. St. Andrews, New Brunswick. 76 p.

additional source


additional source

ITIS database




Published in AlgaeBase

External Links

Barcode of Life (8 barcodes)
Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 publications)
Marine Life Information Network - UK
GenBank (12 nucleotides; 7 proteins)


Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Phycodrys rubens (Linnaeus) Batters, 1902. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144773




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