Acrocarpia paniculata (Turner)
Acrocarpia paniculata (Turner) Areschoug 1854: 336
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Acrocarpia.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus paniculatus Turner
Type locality: Kent Island, Bass Strait (Womersley 1987: 362). Type: R. Brown; BM (Womersley 1987: 362).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), paniculate.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Blossevillea paniculata (Turner) Decaisne)
Australia and New Zealand: Auckland Islands (Papenfuss 1964).
(as Acrocarpia paniculata (Turner) Areschoug)
Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Womersley 1987), South Australia (Womersley 1987, Goodsell & Connell 2005), Tasmania (Womersley 1987, Valentine & Johnson 2005), Victoria (Womersley 1987).
Source of synonymy
Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 481, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.
Goodsell, P.J.& Connell, S.D. (2005). Disturbance initiates diversity in recruitment of canopy-forming algae: interactive effects of canopy-thinning and substratum availability. Phycologia 44: 632-639.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Acrocarpia&species=paniculata
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=Acrocarpia&Species=paniculata
Created: 09 June 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 February 2006 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 611 times since it was created.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Schoenwaelder, M.E.A. & Clayton, M.N. (1998). The secretion of phenolic compounds following fertilization in Acrocarpia paniculata (Fucales, Phaeophyta). Phycologia 37: 40-46, 18 figs.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=22803
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:61347