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Acrochaetium chnoosporae Børgesen

Publication details
Acrochaetium chnoosporae Børgesen 1942: 13-15, fig. 5

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1942). Some marine algae from Mauritius. III. Rhodophyceae. Part 1. Porphyridiales, Bangiales, Nemalionales. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Meddelelser 17(5): 64, 27 figs, 2 plates.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrochaetium is Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Audouinella chnoosporae (Børgesen) Garbary

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

Taxonomic notes
Børgesen (1942) suggested that this entity is close to Acrochaetium robustum.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Tamarin Bay, Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 96).

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Source of current name
Gantt, E., Scott, J. & Lipschultz, C. (1986). Phycobiliprotein composition and chloroplast ultrastructure in the freshwater red alga Compsopogon coeruleus (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 22: 480-484.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.

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