Rhodochorton virgatulum ( ) K.M.
Rhodochorton virgatulum (Harvey) K.M.Drew 1928: 151
Original publication: Drew, K.M. (1928). A revision of the genera Chantransia, Rhodocorton and Acrochaetium with descriptions of the marine species of Rhodochorton (Naeg.) gen. emend. on the Pacific coast of North America. University of California Publications in Botany 14: 139-224, Plates 37-48.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Acrochaetium virgatulum (Harvey) Batters
Callithamnion virgatulum Harvey
Type locality: Devonshire, England (Harvey 1833: 349). Type: On Ceramium rubrum. TCD
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Rhodochorton&species=virgatulum
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=Rhodochorton&Species=virgatulum
Created: 03 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 29 May 2012 by Michael Guiry
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Michael 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 26 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:109150