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Elachista nigra Takamatsu 1938

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Chordariaceae
Genus Elachista

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Elachista nigra Takamatsu
Cape Peron, Western Australia. Scale 1 mm.. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Elachista nigra Takamatsu
Cape Peron, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

 

Nostoc cuticulare Bornet & Flahault

Elachista nigra Takamatsu Cape Peron, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Elachista nigra Takamatsu 1938: 167, fig. 9; pl. 21: figs 1, 2

Published in: Takamatsu, M. (1938). Elachista aus dem nordöstlichen Honshu, Japan. Research Bulletin Saito Ho-on Kai Museum of Natural History 14: 145-176.

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

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Elachista orbicularis (Ohta) Skinner 1983

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

Kim, H.-S. (2010). Ectocarpaceae, Acinetopsoraceae, Chordariaceae. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 2, Number 1. Heterokontophyta: Phaeophyceae: Ectocarpales. Marine brown algae I. (Kim, H.-S. & Boo, S.-M. Eds), pp. [3]-137. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Kitayama, T., Miller, K.A. & Silva, P.C. (2005). First record of Elachista nigra (Chordariales, Phaeophyceae) from California, North America. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Ser. B 31: 57-61.

Uwai, S., Kogame, K. & Masuda, M. (2002). Conspecificity of Elachista nigra and Elachista orbicularis (Elachistaceae, Phaeophyceae). Phycological Research 50(3): 217-226.

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References
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Kitayama, T., Miller, K.A. & Silva, P.C. (2005). First record of Elachista nigra (Chordariales, Phaeophyceae) from California, North America. Bulletin of the National Science Museum, Tokyo, Ser. B 31: 57-61.
Uwai, S., Kogame, K. & Masuda, M. (2002). Conspecificity of Elachista nigra and Elachista orbicularis (Elachistaceae, Phaeophyceae). Phycological Research 50(3): 217-226.

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