Actinococcus peltaeformis F.
Actinococcus peltaeformis F.Schmitz 1893: 387
Published in: Schmitz, F. (1893). Die Gattung Actinococcus Kütz. Flora 77: 367-418, 5 figs, pl. VII.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnogongrus crenulatus (Turner) J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: N. France, Helgoland, on Gymnogongrus norvegicus (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of current name
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, -252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Created: 28 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 March 2017 by Wendy Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Chemin, E. (1927). Sur le developpment des spores d'Actinococcus peltaeformis Schm. et la signification biologique de cette algue.. Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr,. 74: 912-920.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2018.