Acrosorium decumbens (J. )
Acrosorium decumbens (J.Agardh) Kylin 1929: 10
Published in: Kylin, H. (1929). Die Delesseriaceen Neu-seelands. Lunds Univ. Arsskr. N.F. Avd. 2 25(2): 15, 12 plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Nitophyllum decumbens J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), with prostrate stems, the tips rising upwards (Stearn 1973).
Nitophyllum decumbens J.Agardh 1876
This is a marine species.
Adams, N.M. (1994). Seaweeds of New Zealand. An Illustrated Guide. pp. [1-7], 8-360, 116 pls. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.
Millar, A.J.K. (1990). Marine red algae of the Coffs Harbour region, northern New South Wales. Australian Systematic Botany 3: 293-593, 76 figs, 2 tables.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
Created: 23 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Miller, I.J. (2005). Evaluation of the structures of polysaccharides from three taxa in the genus Hymenena and from Acrosorium decumbens (Rhodophyta, Delesseriaceae). Botanica Marina 48: 148-156.
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