Phaeophila leptochaete ( ) R. 1972
Phaeophila leptochaete (Huber) R.Nielsen 1972: 264
Published in: Nielsen, R. (1972). A study of the shell-boring marine algae around the Danish Island Læsø. Botanisk Tidsskrift 67: 245-269, 5 figs, 3 plates.
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.
Created: 30 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2021.