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Acrochaetium leptonema (Rosenvinge) Børgesen

Publication details
Acrochaetium leptonema (Rosenvinge) Børgesen 1915: 31

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 Colaconema leptonema (Rosenvinge) Alongi, Cormaci & G.Furnari

Basionym
Chantransia leptonema Rosenvinge

Type information
Type locality: "Localities. Sk: Hanstholm, Roshage, on Chondrus crispus in 2 m. depth, YU, August; XO, Mallegrund off Hirshals, on Polysiphonia urceolata, 11,5 to 15 m., August." [Skagerrak, Denmark] (Rosenvinge 1909: 120). Syntypes: C?

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fine-threaded.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.

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

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

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