Acrochaetium minutissimum ( ) , nom. illeg.
Acrochaetium minutissimum (Zanardini) Papenfuss 1945: 319, nom. illeg.
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 Rhodochorton velutinum (Hauck) Hamel
Callithamnion minutissimum Zanardini
Type locality: "...Cystoseira e mari rejectas ut villum minutissimum caudicem dense investiens Tergesti detexu." [Trieste, Adriatic Sea] (Zanardini 1841: 176).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Acrochaetium minutissimum Nägeli, 1862. - (28 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 28 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 14 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=163793
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.