Colaconema comptum (Børgesen) I.-K.Hwang & H.-S.Kim
Colaconema comptum (Børgesen) I.-K.Hwang & H.-S.Kim 2011: 44
Original publication: Hwang, I.-K. & Kim, H.-S. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 2. Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae, Nemaliophycidae: Acrochaetiales, Colaconematales, Palmariales, Nemaliales. Nemalian red algae. pp. [1-6], 1-111, figs 1-66. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Acrochaetium comptum Børgesen
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), adorned, ornamented, with a headdress (Neal 1993).
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Acrochaetium comptum Børgesen)
Caribbean Islands: Virgin Islands (Taylor 1960).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2011).
South America: Brazil (Oliveira Filho 1977).
(as Colaconema comptum (Børgesen) I.-K.Hwang & H.-S.Kim)
Asia: Korea (Hwang & Kim 2011).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Colaconema&species=comptum
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=Colaconema&Species=comptum
Created: 08 February 2012 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:107595