Entocladia leptochaete [Status Unaccepted]   (Huber) Burrows,  1991 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Ulvophyceae

Thallus a branched filament, endophytic within the outer mucilaginous membranes of other algae. Mucilaginous bristles or setae present.

Synonym (s)
Endoderma leptochaete Huber, 1893
Ectochaete leptochaete (Huber) Wille, 1909
(Homotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Gujarat, Dwarka INDIA
• Gujarat INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Krishnamurthy, V (2006) Key to the taxonomic identification of green and brown marine algae of India Recent advances on applied aspects of Indian marine algae with reference to global scenario. Seaweed taxonomic identification, aquaculture, resource, environment, fouling and disease Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar 1 1-146 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa

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