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
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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 23 January 2019.