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Choreocolax americanus Reinsch

Publication details
Choreocolax americanus Reinsch 1875: 64, Rhodophyceae pl. LVI [56]

Published in: Reinsch, P.F. (1875 '1874/75'). Contributiones ad algologiam et fungologiam. Vol. 1 pp. [i]-xii, [1]-103, [104, err.], 131 plates [I-III, IIIa, IV-VI, VIa, VII-XII, XIIa, XIII-XX, XXa, XXI-XXXV, XXXVa, XXXVI (Melanophyceae); I-XLII, XLIIa, XLIII-XLVII, XLVIIa, XLVIII-LXI (Rhodophyceae); I-XVIII (Chlorophyllophyceae); I-IX (Fungi)]. Norimbergae [N├╝rnberg]: Typis Theodor Haesslein.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Choreocolax is Choreocolax polysiphoniae Reinsch.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or belonging to America.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Ora atlantica Amer. bor. (in Lophura sp.) [Atlantic shores of North America] (Reinsch 1875: 64).

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Key references
Preuss, M., Nelson, W.A. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2017). Red algal parasites: a synopsis of described species, their hosts, distinguishing characters and areas for continued research. Botanica Marina 60(1): 13-25.

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