Ectochaete leptochaete ( ) 1909
Ectochaete leptochaete (Huber) Wille 1909: 79
Published in: Wille, N. (1909). VII. Abteilung. Chlorophyceae. In: Syllabus der Pflanzenfamilien Band 6. (Engler, A. Eds) Berlin: Verlag von Gebrüder Borntraeger.
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
Endoderma leptochaete Huber
Syntype localities: France (Le Croisic, Loire-Atlantique; Hérault: l'étang de Thau and l'étang de la Nouvelle) (Huber 1893: 326). Lectotype: Huber (1893: pl. XV: figs 1-9): see below (epitype) (Burrows 1991: 108). Notes: Syntypes from Brittany: Croisic (in Chaetomorpha) and Hérault: l'étang de Thau (on Cladophora and Chaetomorpha linum), l'étang de la Nouvelle (on the wall of Ceramium diaphanum); Burrows, in selecting a lectotype, does not narrow localities to one. Epitype (designated by Nielsen, O'Kelly & Wysor in Nielsen et al., 2013: 51): dried material of strain RN041878 maintained as CAT 2439 in C.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Burrows (1991) this species is a synonym of Entocladia leptochaete (Huber) nov. comb.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Nielsen, R., Petersen, G., Seberg, O., Daugbjerg, N., O'Kelly, C.J. & Wysor, B. (2013). Revision of the genus Ulvella (Ulvellaceae, Ulvophyceae) based on morphology and tufA gene sequences of species in culture, with Acrochaete and Pringsheimiella placed in synonymy. Phycologia 52(1): 37-56.
Nielsen, R. (1983). Culture studies of Acrochaete leptochaete comb. nov. and A. wittrockii comb. nov. (Chaetophoraceae, Chlorophyceae). Nordic Journal of Botany 3: 689-694, 31 figs.
Salavarría Palma, E.A. & Paul, S. (2020). A peep into the transcriptome studies of the industrially important brown algae with special focus on Macrocystis genus. Revista Peruana de Biología 27(1): 49-53.
Vinogradova, K.L. (1979). Opredelitel' vodorosley dal'nevostochnykh morey SSSR. Zelenyye Vodorosli [Manual for identification of the algae of the far-eastern seas of the USSR. Green algae]. pp. 147, 67 figures, 18 plates. Leningrad: Botanicheskii Institut imeni V.L. Komarova. [in Russian]
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