153,631 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 20,983 images, 59,437 bibliographic items, 412,634 distributional records.

Acrochaetium barbadense (Vickers) Børgesen

Publication details
Acrochaetium barbadense (Vickers) Børgesen 1915: 45

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1915). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (1). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 1-80, Figs 1-86.
 Download PDF

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrochaetium is Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli.

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

Basionym
Chantransia barbadensis Vickers

Type information
Type locality: Barbados (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 95). Type: PC (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994: 67).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chantransia barbadensis Vickers 1905
Audouinella barbadensis (Vickers) Woelkerling 1971

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Callithamnion pedunculatum Kützing 1843
Chantransia liagorae Weber Bosse 1913
Acrochaetium occidentale Børgesen 1915
Chantransia occidentalis (Børgesen) De Toni 1924
Acrochaetium liagorae (Weber Bosse) Hamel 1927
Acrochaetium occidentale var. caespitosum Borgesen 1927
Rhodochorton occidentale (Børgesen) K.M.Drew 1928
Acrochaetium vanbosseae Papenfuss 1945
Audouinella occidentalis (Børgesen) Garbary 1979

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Abbott, I.A., Fisher, J. & McDermid, K.J. (2002). Newly reported and revised marine algae from the vicinity of Nha Trang, Vietnam. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. Vol. VIII. (Abbott, I.A. & Mcdermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 8, pp. 291-321. Oceanographic Institute, Nha Trang, Vietnam: California Sea Grant College.

Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Woelkerling, W.J. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Order Acrochaetiales Feldmann 1953: 12. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 42-76. Canberra:

Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

Created: 29 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 30 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 802 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=1712

Citing AlgaeBase
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 21 November 2018.

SITE © 1996 - 2018 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio