Audouinella pectinata ( )
Audouinella pectinata (Kylin) Papenfuss 1945: 326
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1945). Review of the Acrochaetium-Rhodochorton complex of the red algae. University of California Publications in Botany 18: 229-334.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Grania pectinata (Kylin) Athanasiadis
Chantransia pectinata Kylin
Type locality: "An der halländischen Küste bei Varberg und bei Hogardsgrund ausserhalb Kungsbackafjorden." Sweden: Halland Prov. (Kylin 1906: 123). Type: LD Notes: Halland coast of Sweden (Woelkerling, 1971).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pectinate, with narrow close-set divisions like a comb (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Garbary (1987: 134) lists this species as a currently accepted name.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Audouinella pectinata (Kylin) Papenfuss)
Europe: Baltic Sea (Nielsen et al. 1995), Denmark (Woelkerling 1971), France (Guiry 1997, Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2017), Norway (Brattegard & Holte 2001), Scandinavia (Athanasiadis 1996), Sweden (Woelkerling 1971).
North America: North America (Woelkerling 1971 ).
Australia and New Zealand: South Australia (Woelkerling 1971).
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Stegenga, H. (1985). The marine Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta) of southern Africa. South African Journal of Botany 51: 291-330, 25 figs, 1 table.
Created: 30 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 May 2019.