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Acrochaetium radiatum C.-C.Jao

Publication details
Acrochaetium radiatum C.-C.Jao 1936: 246, pl. 10: figs 18-25

Published in: Jao, C.-C. (1936). New Rhodophyceae from Woods Hole. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 63: 237-257, pls 10-13.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium humile (Rosenvinge) Børgesen

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), radiate.

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

Nomenclatural 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.

Type information
Type locality: Norton Point, Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts (Jao 1936: 247). Type: 3 August 1934; On Polysiphonia fibrillosa Grev., together with several other species of Acrochaetium. MICH (Jao 1936: 247). Notes: Type in C.-C. Jao collections and Herb. Univ. Mich., Woods Hole No. 280.

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Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J. (1973). The morphology and systematics of the Audouinella complex (Acrochaetiaceae, Rhodophyta) in northeastern United States. Rhodora 75: 529-621, 83 figs.

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

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