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Acrochaetium codicola Børgesen

Publication details
Acrochaetium codicola Børgesen 1927: 33, figs 18-20

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1927). Marine algae from the Canary Islands especially from Teneriffe and Gran Canaria. III. Rhodophyceae. Part I. Bangiales and Nemalionales. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Meddelelser 6(6): 1-97, 49 figs.

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 Colaconema codicola (Børgesen) Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson

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

Taxonomic notes
Perhaps the same as Acrochaetium caespitosum (Guiry, pers. comm.).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Islas Canarias, sin precisar localidad (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 148). Type: C (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 148).

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Source of current name
Stegenga, H., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (1997). Seaweeds of the South African west coast. pp. [2] + 1-655. Cape Town: Bolus Herbarium, University of Cape Town.

Key references
Afonso Carrillo, J. & Sansón, M. (1999). Algas, hongos y fanerógamas marinas de las Islas Canarias. Clave analítica. pp. [1] 9-254. La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Servicio de Publicaciones Universidad de la Laguna.

Bidoux, C. & Magne, F. (1989). Étude de quelques Acrochaetiales (Rhodophyta) devant être rapportés au genre Rhodothamniella. Cryptogamie, Algologie 10: 33-55, 14 figs, 2 tables.

Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

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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 19 November 2018.

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