Acrochaetium chylocladiae f. pulchrum , nom. inval.
Acrochaetium chylocladiae f. pulchrum Batters 1902: 58, nom. inval.
Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1902). A catalogue of the British marine algae being a list of all the species of seaweeds known to occur on the shores of the British Islands, with the localities where they are found. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 40(Supplement): 1-107.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema chylocladiae Batters
Origin of species name
resembling, or growing on or in species of the genus Chylocladia.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: no description other than habitat and type locality (Bute, Scotland); and no further information is given in Newton. - (1 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Coast of Bute (Isle of Cumbrae) [Scotland]. Parasitic in Sertulariae." (Batters 1902: 58).
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Newton, L. (1931). A handbook of the British seaweeds. pp. [i]-xiii, 1-478, 270 figs. London: The Trustees of the British Museum, British Museum (Natural History), Cromwell Road, S.W.7.
Created: 02 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 18 November 2018.