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Acrochaetium alariae (Jónsson) Bornet

Publication details
Acrochaetium alariae (Jónsson) Bornet 1904: xix

Published in: Bornet, É. (1904). Deux Chantransia corymbifera Thuret. Acrochaetium et Chantransia. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 51: xiv-xxiii, 1 plate (session jubilaire).
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Chantransia alariae Jónsson

Type information
Type locality: Hvammesfjord, Iceland (Athanasiadis 1996: 25). Type: C Jónsson No. 597

Origin of species name
resembling, or growing on or in species of the genus Alaria.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chantransia alariae Jónsson 1901
Rhodochorton alariae (Jónsson) Arwidsson 1936
Kylinia alariae (Jónsson) Kylin 1944
Chromastrum alariae (Jónsson) Papenfuss 1945
Audouinella alariae (Jónsson) Woelkerling 1973

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Rhodochorton repens Jónsson 1901
Chantransia unilateralis Kjellman 1906
Acrochaetium unilaterale (Kjellman) Hamel 1927
Kylinia unilateralis (Kjellman) Kylin 1944
Acrochaetium jonsonii Papenfuss 1945
Acrochaetium jonssonii Papenfuss 1945
Audouinella jonsonii (Papenfuss) G.R.South & Tittley 1986
Audouinella unilateralis (Kjellman) G.R.South & Tittley 1986
Audouinella jonssonii (Papenfuss) G.R.South & Tittley 1986

Nomenclatural notes
Nielsen & Gunnarsson (2001: 51) record the authorities for this species as “(Jónss.) Batters”.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, CIX pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.

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