Acrochaetium amphiroae (K.M. )
Acrochaetium amphiroae (K.M.Drew) Papenfuss 1945: 312
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1945). Review of the Acrochaetium-Rhodochorton complex of the red algae. University of California Publications in Botany 18: 229-334.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema amphiroae (K.M.Drew) P.W.Gabrielson
Rhodochorton amphiroae K.M.Drew
Type locality: White' Point, San Pedro, California (Drew 1928: 179). Holotype: Gardner, no. 1928; February; hosts: two forms of Amphiroa tuberculosa. UC 276411 (Drew 1928: 179). Notes: Isotype in AHF (sheet 8792); see Dawson (1953: 27).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Acrochaetium amphiroae (K.M.Drew) Papenfuss)
North America: California (CA) (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Silva 1979), Massachusetts (MA) (Taylor 1957), Mexico (Dawson 1953).
Source of current name
Gabrielson, P.W., Widdowson, T.B., Lindstrom, S.C., Hawkes, M.W. & Scagel, R.F. (2000). Keys to the benthic marine algae and seagrasses of British Columbia, Southeast Alaska, Washington and Oregon. Phycological Contribution from the Department of Botany, University of British Columbia. Vol. No. 5 pp. i-iv, 1-189..
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.
Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 August 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 April 2019.