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Acrochaetium microfilum C.-C.Jao

Publication details
Acrochaetium microfilum C.-C.Jao 1936: 240, pl. 10: figs 1-5

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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chromastrum microfilum (C.-C.Jao) Stegenga & Mol 1979
Audouinella microfila (C.-C.Jao) G.R.South & Tittley 1986

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Norton Point, Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts (Jao 1936: 240). Type: 3 August 1934; Found on Polysiphonia fibrillosa together with several other species of Acrochaetium. MICH (Jao 1936: 240). Notes: Type in C.-C. Jao collections and Herb. Univ. Mich., Woods Hole No. 274.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

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