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Ectochaete (J.Huber) N.Wille, 1909

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Chlorophyceae
Order Chaetophorales
Family Chaetophoraceae

Type species: a type species (generitype) appears not to have been designated.

Original publication:Wille, N. (1909). Conjugatae und Chlorophyceae. In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien ... Nachträge zum I. Teil, Abteilung 2 über die Jahre 1890 bis 1910. (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. 1-96. Leipzig: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann.
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Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Endocladia.

Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.

Taxonomic notes
Nielsen et al. (2013: 51) note that acc. to Hoek 1965, Ectochaete leptochaete (Huber) Wille 1909 is the type. - (8 Mar 2013) - Wendy Guiry

Numbers of names and species: There are 11 species names in the database at present.

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Verified by: 30 December 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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