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Acrochaetium alcyonidii C.-C.Jao

Publication details
Acrochaetium alcyonidii C.-C.Jao 1936: 245, pl. 12: figs 2-4 (as 'Alcyonidiae' )

Published in: Jao, C.-C. (1936). New Rhodophyceae from Woods Hole. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 63: 237-257, pls 10-13.
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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 Colaconema daviesii (Dillwyn) Stegenga

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Garbary (1987) this is a currently accepted name.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Sheep Pen Harbor (washed ashore) (Jao 1936: 245). Type: 1 September 1934; On Alcyonidium mytili Dalyell, washed ashore. MICH (Jao 1936: 245). Notes: Type in C.-C. Jao collections and Herb. Univ. Mich., Woods Hole No.279.

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Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J. (1973). The morphology and systematics of the Audouinella complex (Acrochaetiaceae, Rhodophyta) in northeastern United States. Rhodora 75: 529-621, 83 figs.

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M.D. 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 14 November 2018.

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