Ectoclinium latifrons J.
Ectoclinium latifrons J.Agardh 1885: 83
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1885). Till algernes systematik. Nya bidrag. (Fjerde afdelningen.). Lunds Universitets Årskrift, Afdelningen for Mathematik och Naturvetenskap 21(8): 1-117, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mychodea australis (Zanardini) Kraft
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Hab. ad oras australes Novae Hollandiae (F. de Mueller!)." [South Australia] (Agardh 1885). Lectotype: MEL 1007262 (Silva 1996-to date: 248). Notes: The type is from Port Philip: "s. dat., leg. ign. s.n. (lecto, here designated: MEL1007262)." (Kraft & Saunders 2017: 248).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Kraft, G.T. (1978). Studies of marine algae in the lesser-known families of the Gigartinales (Rhodophyta). III. The Mychodeaceae and Mychodeophyllaceae. Australian Journal of Botany 26: 515-610, 46 figs.
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Verified by: 27 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 July 2019.