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Acrochaetium trichogloeae Børgesen

Publication details
Acrochaetium trichogloeae Børgesen 1952: 13-15, figs 6, 7

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1952). Some marine algae from Mauritius. Additions to the parts previously published. IV. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Meddelelser 18(19): 1-72, 33 figs, 5 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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Audouinella trichogloeae (Børgesen) Garbary 1979

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Îlot Barkly, Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 103).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Acrochaetium trichogloeae Børgesen)
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

Africa: Mauritius (Børgesen 1952, Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014).

Pacific Islands: Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Abbott 1999).

(as Audouinella trichogloeae (Børgesen) Garbary)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Schneider 2003).

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

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.

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