Elachista scutellata , nom. illeg. 1830
Elachista scutellata Duby 1830: 972, nom. illeg.
Published in: Duby, J.É. (1830). Aug. Pyrami de Candolle Botanicon gallicum sen synopsis plantarum in flora gallica descriptarum. Editio secunda. Ex herbariis et schedis Candollianis propriisque digestum a J. É. Duby V.D.M. Pars secunda plantas cellulares continens. pp. [i-vi], -1068, [i]-lviii. Paris: Ve Desray, Rue Hautefueille, No. 4.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Elachista.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Elachista scutulata (Smith) Areschoug
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a small platter.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet for Conferva scutulata Smith. - (19 Oct 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 29 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2020.