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Elachista attenuata Harvey 1846

Publication details
Elachista attenuata Harvey 1846: pl.28A

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Elachista is Elachista scutellata Duby.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Myriactula rivulariae (Suhr ex Areschoug) Feldmann

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), attenuate (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Fletcher, R.L. (1987). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Vol. 3. Fucophyceae (Phaeophyceae). Part 1. pp. [i]-x, [1]-359, 90 figs, 15 pls. London: British Museum (Natural History).

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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 10 August 2020.

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