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Audouinella spongicola (Weber Bosse) Stegenga

Publication details
Audouinella spongicola (Weber Bosse) Stegenga 1985: 314, 317, fig. 18 ('spongiocola')

Published in: Stegenga, H. (1985). The marine Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta) of southern Africa. South African Journal of Botany 51: 291-330, 25 figs, 1 table.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Audouinella is Audouinella miniata Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium spongicola Weber Bosse

Basionym
Acrochaetium spongicola Weber Bosse

Type information
Type locality: Aru Islands, Indonesia (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994: 64). Holotype: L (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994: 64). Notes: Collector: Tissot van Patot (INA).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Colaconema spiculiphilum (E.Y.Dawson) Woelkerling 1971

Taxonomic notes
Garbary (1987: 176) records this species as a currently accepted name.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Kitayama, T. (2009). The identity of the endozoic red alga Rhodochortonopsis spongicola Yamada (Acrochaetiales, Rhodophyta). Bulletin of the Museum of Natural Sciences, series B 35: 183-187.

Key references
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. (1985). The marine Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta) of southern Africa. South African Journal of Botany 51: 291-330, 25 figs, 1 table.

Woelkerling, W.J. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Order Acrochaetiales Feldmann 1953: 12. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 42-76. Canberra:

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