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Acrochaetium balliae (Stegenga) Stegenga, Bolton & R.J.Anderson, nom. inval.

Publication details
Acrochaetium balliae (Stegenga) Stegenga, Bolton & R.J.Anderson 1997, nom. inval.

Published in: Stegenga, H., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (1997). Seaweeds of the South African west coast. pp. [2] + 1-655. Cape Town: Bolus Herbarium, University of Cape Town.

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
Audouinella balliae Stegenga

Type information
Type locality: Hout Bay, Cape Peninsula (Stegenga 1985: 309). Type: R.J. Anderson; 15-XI-1983; on Ballia sertularioides, at 25 m depth. BOL Stegenga no. Sa 393 (Stegenga 1985: 309).

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Audouinella balliae Stegenga 1985

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Verified by: 30 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.

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