Acrochaetium sparsum ( ) Nägeli
Acrochaetium sparsum (Harvey) Nägeli 1862: 405
Published in: Nägeli, C. (1862 '1861'). Beiträge zur morphologie und systematik der Ceramiaceae. Sitzungsberichte der Königlichen Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu München 1861(2): 297-415, 30 figs, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Callithamnion sparsum Harvey
Type locality: Appin, Argyll, Scotland (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 116). Type: D. Carmichael; TCD (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 116).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sparse, scattered (Stearn 1973).
Callithamnion sparsum Harvey 1833
Thamnidium sparsum (Harvey) Kleen 1874
Rhodochorton sparsum (Harvey) Kjellman 1883
Chantransia sparsa (Harvey) J.Adams 1908
Audouinella sparsa (Harvey) P.S.Dixon 1976
Rhodochorton rothii f. kjellmanii Hamel 1927
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
(as Acrochaetium sparsum (Harvey) Nägeli)
Europe: Britain (Newton 1931, Hardy & Guiry 2003, Brodie et al. 2016), Ireland (Guiry 2012), Scandinavia (Athanasiadis 1996), Spain (Valenzuela Miranda 2002, Bárbara et al. 2005), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016).
(as Chantransia sparsa (Harvey) J.Adams)
Europe: Ireland (Adams 1908).
North America: Washington (WA) (Scagel et al. 1989).
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 16 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 March 2017 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 22 February 2019.