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Acrosorium acrospermum (J.Agardh) Kylin

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Nitophylloideae
Tribe Cryptopleureae
Genus Acrosorium

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Acrosorium acrospermum (J.Agardh) Kylin
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Publication details
Acrosorium acrospermum (J.Agardh) Kylin 1938: 17, pl. 6: fig. 16

Published in: Kylin, H. (1938). Verzeichnis einiger Rhodophyceen von Südafrika. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 34(8): 1-26, 10 figs, 8 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Acrosorium is Acrosorium aglaophylloides Zanardini ex Kützing.

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

Basionym
Nitophyllum acrospermum J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "in mari Capensi" (South Africa) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 445).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitophyllum acrospermum J.Agardh 1852

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Papenfuss, G.F. (1939). The development of the reproductive organs of Acrosorium acrospermum. Botaniska Notiser 1939: 11-20.

Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Created: 26 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Papenfuss, G.F. (1939). The development of the reproductive organs of Acrosorium acrospermum. Botaniska Notiser 1939: 11-20.

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