Acrosorium maculatum (Sonder ex Kützing)
Acrosorium maculatum (Sonder ex Kützing) Papenfuss South Africa
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Acrosorium maculatum (Sonder ex Kützing) Papenfuss 1940: 224
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1940). Notes on South African marine algae. I. Botaniska Notiser 1940: 200-226, 16 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 445).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spotted, blotched (Stearn 1973).
Aglaophyllum maculatum Sonder ex Kützing 1866
Nitophyllum uncinatum var. maculatum (Sonder ex Kützing) De Toni 1900
Nitophyllum maculatum Sonder ex Grunow 1867
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Acrosorium maculatum (Sonder ex Kützing) Papenfuss)
Africa: Angola (Price, John & Lawson 1986, John et al. 2004), Mozambique (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Namibia (Price, John & Lawson 1986, Rull Lluch 2002, John et al. 2004), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997, Wynne 2014).
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -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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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 July 2019.