Acrochaetium alcyonidii C.-C.
Acrochaetium alcyonidii C.-C.Jao 1936: 245, pl. 12: figs 2-4
Original publication: Jao, C.-C. (1936). New Rhodophyceae from Woods Hole. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 63: 237-257, pls 10-13.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Colaconema daviesii (Dillwyn) Stegenga
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a Marine species.
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.
According to Garbary (1987) this is a currently accepted name.
Source of synonymy
Woelkerling, W.J. (1973). The morphology and systematics of the Audouinella complex (Acrochaetiaceae, Rhodophyta) in northeastern United States. Rhodora 75: 529-621, 83 figs.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Acrochaetium&species=alcyonidii
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Acrochaetium&Species=alcyonidii
Created: 16 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:115346