Ecklonia cava Kjellman 1885

Ecklonia cava Kjellman

Current name: Ecklonia cava Kjellman
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. HoldfastHideki Haga (

Publication Details
Ecklonia cava Kjellman 1885: 273, pl. 10: figs 7, 8

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.

Type Information
Type locality: Japan: near Yokohama; (INA 1996)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 15 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 21 August 2020

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 21 August 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 15 July 2024

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