Acrochaetium seriatum Børgesen
Acrochaetium seriatum Børgesen 1915: 32, figs 25-28
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema hypneae (Børgesen) A.A.Santos & C.W.N.Moura
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: various in Virgin Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 102). Type: Borgesen; C (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Virgin Is: St. Croix and St. Thomas (INA).
South America: Brazil (Oliveira Filho 1977).
Africa: Gabon (Price, John & Lawson 1986, John, Lawson & Ameka, 2003, John et al. 2004), Gambia (Price, John & Lawson 1986, John, Lawson & Ameka, 2003, John et al. 2004), Mauritania (Price, John & Lawson 1986, John et al. 2004), Nigeria (John, Lawson & Ameka, 2003, John et al. 2004), Senegal (John et al. 2004), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Indian Ocean Islands: Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
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.
Albis-Salas, M.R. & Gavio, B. (2011). Notes on marine algae in the International Biosphere Reserve Seaflower, Caribbean Colombian I: new records of macroalgal epiphytes on the seagrass Thalassia testudinum. Botanica Marina 54(6): 537-543.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
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.
Stegenga, H. & Kemperman, T.C.M. (1983). Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta) new to the Coasta Rican Atlantic flora. Brenesia 21: 67-91, 35 figs.
Created: 29 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
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