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Acrochaetium drewiae Baardseth

Publication details
Acrochaetium drewiae Baardseth 1941: 43, figs 19A-D (as 'drewii' )

Published in: Baardseth, E. (1941). The marine algae of Tristan da Cunha. Results of the Norwegian Scientific Expedition to Tristan da Cunha 1937-1938 9: 1-173.

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.

Eponomy
Named for Kathleen Drew, British botanist.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: genus name invalid at time of publication. - (15 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Landing (st. 117), Nightingale Island, Tristan da Cunha (Baardseth 1941: 45).5-10 m depth on stipes of Laminaria.

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

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Verified by: 15 February 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.

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