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Acrochaetium dictyotae Collins

Publication details
Acrochaetium dictyotae Collins 1906: 193

Published in: Collins, F.S. (1906). Acrochaetium and Chantransia in North America. Rhodora 8: 189-196.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrochaetium is Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema dictyotae (Collins) I.-K.Hwang & H.-S.Kim

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: La Jolla, California (Womersley 1994: 55). Holotype: FH (Womersley 1994: 55). Notes: Womersley (1994:55) notes that material from the type collection has been distributed in Phycotheca Boreale Americana, No. 1394. On Dictyota Binghamiana in tide pools near high water mark; leg. E. Snyder (INA).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Hwang, I.-K. & Kim, H.-S. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 2. Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae, Nemaliophycidae: Acrochaetiales, Colaconematales, Palmariales, Nemaliales. Nemalian red algae. pp. [1-6], 1-111, figs 1-66. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Key references
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.

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