Acrochaetium microfilum , nom. illeg.
Acrochaetium microfilum Levring 1945: 12, fig. 4 a-c, nom. illeg.
Published in: Levring, T. (1945). Marine algae from some Antarctic and sub-Antarctic islands. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, N.F., Avd. 2 41(7): 1-36, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium levringii Papenfuss
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Acrochaetium microfilum C.-C.Jao, 1936. - (31 Jul 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F. (1947). Further contributions toward an understanding of the Acrochaetium-Rhodochorton complex of the red algae. University of California Publications in Botany 18: 433-447.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 16 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 January 2019.