Audouinella coccinea (K.M. ) , G.I. &
Audouinella coccinea (K.M.Drew) Garbary, G.I.Hansen & Scagel 1983: 16
Published in: Garbary, D.J., Hansen, G.I. & Scagel, R.F. (1983). The marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington: division Rhodophyta (red algae), class Florideophyceae, orders Acrochaetiales and Nemaliales. Syesis 15 (Suppl. 1): 1-102, 40 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema coccineum (K.M.Drew) P.W.Gabrielson
Rhodochorton coccineum K.M.Drew
Type locality: USA: California: Fort Point, San Francisco (Silva 1996-to date). Type: N.L. Gardner 3488; 10.ix.1916; UC 274015 (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Endophytic in the blade of Laminaria Sinclairii; Fort Point, San Francisco, and Duxbury Reef, Marin County, California (Drew, 1928: 192).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), deep red, from scarlet to carmine and crimson (Stearn 1973).
Acrochaetium obscurum (Drew) Papenfuss 1945
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 29 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 April 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 February 2019.