Ectochaete polymorpha L.Moewus 1949

Publication Details
Ectochaete polymorpha L.Moewus 1949: 303, figs 2-5, 7-26

Published in: Moewus, L. (1949). Zur Biologie und Systematik der Gattung Ectochaete (E. polymorpha und E. ramulosa). Botaniska Notiser 1949: 283-312.

Type Species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulvella leptochaete (Huber) R.Nielsen, C.J.O'Kelly & B.Wysor.

Type Information
Type locality: Germany: Spiekeroog; (Index Nominum Algarum) Lectotype: original illustration by Moewus (1949, fig. 22): (Nielsen et al. 2013: 51)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), polymorphous, polymorphic; variable in form (Brown 1954).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 20 June 2013

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