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Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman 1885

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Laminariales
Family Lessoniaceae
Genus Ecklonia

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Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Young frond. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman
Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman
Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman
Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

 

Eisenia bicyclis (Kjellman) Setchell Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University
© Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp)

Publication details
Ecklonia bicyclis Kjellman in Kjellman & J.V.Petersen 1885: 269, pl. 10: figs 4, 5

Published in: Kjellman, F.R. & Petersen, J.V. (1885). Om Japans Laminariaceer. 4: [257]-280, pls. 10-11, 1 table. [in Swedish]
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ecklonia is Ecklonia buccinalis (Linnaeus) Hornemann.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Japan: near Yokohama and Nagasaki (Index Nominum Algarum).

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
Rothman, M.D., Mattio, L., Wernberg, T., Anderson, R.J., Uwai, S., Mohring, M.B. & Bolton, J.J. (2015). A molecular investigation of the genus Ecklonia (Phaeophyceae, Laminariales) with special focus on the southern hemisphere. Journal of Phycology 51(2): 236-246.

Key references
Setchell, W.A. (1905). Post-embryonal stages of the Laminariaceae. University of California Publications in Botany 2: 115-138.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Maegawa, M. & Kida, W. (1987). Studies on the production structure of Eisenia bicyclis and Ecklonia cava communities. Japanese Journal of Phycology 35: 34-40.
Maegawa, M., Kida, W., Yokohama, Y. & Aruga, Y. (1988). Comparative studies on critical light conditions for young Eisenia bicyclis and Ecklonia cava. Japanese Journal of Phycology 36: 166-174.
Maegawa, M., Yokohama, Y. & Aruga, Y. (1987). Critical light conditions for young Ecklonia cava and Eisenia bicyclis with reference to photosynthesis. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 12: 447-455.
Sakanishi, Y., Yokohama, Y. & Aruga, Y. (1988). Photosyntheis measurement of blade segments of brown algae Ecklonia cava Kjellman and Eisenia bicyclis Setchell. Japanese Journal of Phycology 36: 24-28.

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