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Acrochaetium hancockii (E.Y.Dawson) Papenfuss

Publication details
Acrochaetium hancockii (E.Y.Dawson) Papenfuss 1945: 306

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1945). Review of the Acrochaetium-Rhodochorton complex of the red algae. University of California Publications in Botany 18: 229-334.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrochaetium is Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Rhodochorton hancockii E.Y.Dawson

Type information
Type locality: Puerto Refugio, Isla Ángel de la Guarda, Baja California Norte, Mexico Holotype: E.Y. Dawson; Jan. 27, 1940; Ephyphytic on Gelidium, rocky shore. AHF Dawson 218a-40 (slides 026-028) (Dawson 1953: 26). Notes: Dawson (1944: 255) notes that the type is located in Herb. AHF (no. 16).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.

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