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Acrochaetium polyidis (Rosenvinge) Børgesen

Publication details
Acrochaetium polyidis (Rosenvinge) Børgesen 1915: 59

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1915). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (1). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 1-80, Figs 1-86.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrochaetium is Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Helminthora divaricata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh

Basionym
Chantransia polyidis Rosenvinge

Type information
Type locality: Tonneberg Banke, Denmark (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994: 65). Holotype: C (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994: 65).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Garbary (1987: 139) cites this species as a currently accepted name.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Magne, F. & Abdel-Rahman, M.H. (1983). La nature exacte de l'Acrochaetium polyidis (Rhodophycées, Acrochaetiales). Cryptogamie, Algologie 4: 21-35.

Key references
Edelstein, T. & McLachlan, J. (1966). Species of Acrochaetium and Kylinia new to North America. British Phycological Bulletin 3: 37-41.

Woelkerling, W.J. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Order Acrochaetiales Feldmann 1953: 12. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 42-76. Canberra:

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References
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Magne, F. & Abdel-Rahman, M.H. (1983). La nature exacte de l'Acrochaetium polyidis (Rhodophycées, Acrochaetiales). Cryptogamie, Algologie 4: 21-35.

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