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Rhodochorton velutinum (Hauck) Hamel

Publication details
Rhodochorton velutinum (Hauck) Hamel 1927: 62, 107

Published in: Hamel, G. (1927). Recherches sur les genres Acrochaetium Naeg. et Rhodochorton Naeg. Published Ph.D. thesis. pp. i-v, 1-117, 47 figs. Saint-Lô: Imprimerie R. Jaqueline, rue des Images, 23.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Rhodochorton is Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge.

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

Basionym
Chantransia velutina Hauck

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), velvety, densely covered with short soft erect hairs (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chantransia velutina Hauck 1875
Audouinella velutina (Hauck) G.R.South & Tittley 1986

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Callithamnion minutissimum Zanardini 1841
Chantransia minutissima (Zanardini) Hauck 1882
Acrochaetium minutissimum (Zanardini) Papenfuss 1945
Audouinella minutissima (Zanardini) Garbary 1979

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

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

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

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