Acrochaetium plumosum (K.M. ) G.M.Smith
Acrochaetium plumosum (K.M.Drew) G.M.Smith 1944: 180
Published in: Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhodochorton plumosum K.M.Drew
Type locality: Fort Point, San Francisco, California, U.S.A. (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994: 58). Holotype: Gardner No. 4441; April 1919; UC 294559 (: 174).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), feathery (Stearn 1973).
Microscopic epiphyte on Alaria (Selivanova & Zhigadlova 2009). - (10 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], -130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Woelkerling, W.J. (1971). Morphology and taxonomy of the Audouinella complex (Rhodophyta) in southern Australia. Australian Journal of Botany (Suppl. 1): 1-91, 27 figs, 2 tables.
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Verified by: 28 July 2014 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 16 January 2019.