Acrosiphonia saxatilis ( ) K.L.
Acrosiphonia saxatilis (Ruprecht) K.L.Vinogradova 1979: 89
Original publication: Vinogradova, K.L. (1979). Opredelitel' vodoroslej dal'nevostochnykh morej SSSR. Selenye vodorosli [Determination book of the algae of the far-eastern seas of the USSR. Green algae]. pp. 1-148 [-148], 67 figs, XVIII plates. Leningrad: Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Botanicheskij Institut im. V.L. Komarova.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Conferva saxatilis Ruprecht
Type locality: Sea of Okhotsk (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 754).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found growing among rocks.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
(as Acrosiphonia saxatilis (Ruprecht) K.L.Vinogradova)
North America: Alaska (Scagel et al. 1989), British Columbia (Scagel et al. 1989), California (Scagel et al. 1989, Miller 2012), Oregon (Scagel et al. 1989), Washington (Scagel et al. 1989).
Klochkova, N.G., Korolyova, T.N. & Kusidi, A.E. (2009). [Atlas of algae-macrophytes Kamchatka waters. Vol 1. Green algae and brown algae]. pp. 1-216. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: KamchatNIRO Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Acrosiphonia&species=saxatilis
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Acrosiphonia&Species=saxatilis
Created: 19 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 December 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:65928