Acrochaetium dasyae Collins
Acrochaetium dasyae Collins 1906: 191
Published in: Collins, F.S. (1906). Acrochaetium and Chantransia in North America. Rhodora 8: 189-196.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema dasyae (Collins) Stegenga, I.Mol, Prud'homme van Reine & Lokhorst
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing on the genus Dasya.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Garbary (1987: 53) records this species as being a synonym of Audouinella dasyae. According to John et al. (2003, 2004), Audouinella dasyae (Collins) Woelkerling is a synonym of this species.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Woods Hole, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of current name
Stegenga, H., Mol, I., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Lokhorst, G.M. (1997). Checklist of the marine algae of the Netherlands. Gorteria Supplement 4: 3-57.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 18 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Stegenga, H. & Borsje, W.J. (1976). The morphology and life history of Acrochaetium dasyae Collins (Rhodophyta, Nemaliales). Acta Botanica Neerlandica 24: 15-29.
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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 21 November 2018.