Acanthococcus gracilaria Sonder
Acanthococcus gracilaria Sonder 1853: 683
Original publication: Sonder, O.G. (1853). Plantae Muellerianae. Algae. Linnaea 25: 657-703.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Mychodea gracilaria (Sonder) Sonder
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Lefevre Peninsula, South Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 310). Lectotype: Mueller; 16 December 1847; MEL 1007309 (Womersley 1994: 454). Notes: Womersley (1994: 454) notes that there are isolectotypes in MEL.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Acanthococcus&species=gracilaria
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=Acanthococcus&Species=gracilaria
Created: 25 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 July 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.