Elachista lumbricalis (Kützing)
Elachista lumbricalis (Kützing) Hauck 1883: 354
Published in: Hauck, F. (1883). Die Meeresalgen Deutschlands und Österreichs. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Zweite Auflage. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 113-320. Leipzig: Eduard Kummer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halothrix lumbricalis (Kützing) Reinke
Ectocarpus lumbricalis Kützing
Type locality: "Ostsee"
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Source of current name
Reinke, J. (1888). Die braunen Algen (Fucaceen und Phaeosporeen) der Kieler Bucht. Berichte der deutsche botanischen Gesellschaft 6: 14-20.
Created: 11 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Pedersen, P.M. (1979). Culture studies on the brown alga Halothrix lumbricalis and Elachista fucicola (Elachistaceae). Botaniska Notiser 132: 151-159.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 February 2020.