Echinothamnion hystrix (Hooker f. & Harvey) Kylin 1956
Echinothamnion hystrix (Hooker f. & Harvey) Kylin
Esperance, Western AustraliaJohn Huisman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Echinothamnion hystrix (Hooker f. & Harvey) Kylin 1956: 506
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Echinothamnion.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Tasmania, Mr. Gunn" [Georgetown, Tasmania]; (Womersley 2003: 224) Lectotype (Georgetown; Womersley 2003: 224): R.C. Gunn; BM; Herb. Hooker (Womersley 2003: 224)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), porpucine-like, bristly or spiny (Neal 1993).
This is a marine species.
Common species; sheltered habitats and rough-water coasts (Womersley 2003: 224).
Created: 29 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 10 October 2021
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 10 October 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 December 2023