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Acrochaetium humile (Rosenvinge) Børgesen

Publication details
Acrochaetium humile (Rosenvinge) Børgesen 1915: 23

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1915). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (1). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 1-80, Figs 1-86.
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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
Chantransia humilis Rosenvinge

Type information
Type locality: Spodsbjerg, Langeland, Denmark (Womersley 1994: 64). Holotype: on Polysiphonia nigrescens. C (Womersley 1994: 64).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), low, low-growing (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chantransia humilis Rosenvinge 1909
Rhodochorton humile (Rosenvinge) K.M.Drew 1928
Chromastrum humile (Rosenvinge) Papenfuss 1945
Kylinia humilis (Rosenvinge) Papenfuss 1947
Colaconema humile (Rosenvinge) Woelkerling 1971
Audouinella humilis (Rosenvinge) Garbary 1979

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Acrochaetium radiatum C.-C.Jao 1936
Chantransia radiatum (Jao) Stegenga & Mulder 1979

Taxonomic notes
Included in the synonymy of Acrochaetium moniliforme (Rosenvinge) Børgesen by Athanasidadis (2016: 80). - (27 Mar 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.

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

Huisman, J.M. & Woelkering, W.J. (2018). Acrochaetiales. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 18-22. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Klochkova, N.G., Korolyova, T.N. & Kusidi, A.E. (2009). [Atlas of marine algae of Kamchatka and surrounding areas. Vol. 2. Red seaweeds]. pp. 1-301. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: KamchatNIRO Press. [in Russian]

Kloczcova, N.G. (1996). Flora vodoroslei makrofitov Tatarskogo Proliva i osobennosti ee formirovanija [Macrophyte algal flora of Tatars Gulf (Sea of Japan) and peculiarities of its formation]. pp. 1-289. Vladivostock: Dalnauka. [in Russian]

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Zeng, C. (Tseng, C.K.), Luan, R., Chen, Z. & Li, W. (2005). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. II Acrochaetiales Nemaliales Bonnemaisoniales. pp. [i-vii], i-xxiii, 1-180 , pls I-VIII. Beijing: Science Press.

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