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Acrochaetium attenuatum (Rosenvinge) Hamel

Publication details
Acrochaetium attenuatum (Rosenvinge) Hamel 1927: 99

Published in: Hamel, G. (1927). Recherches sur les genres Acrochaetium Naeg. et Rhodochorton Naeg. Published Ph.D. thesis. pp. i-v, 1-117, 47 figs. Saint-Lô: Imprimerie R. Jaqueline, rue des Images, 23.
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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 attenuata Rosenvinge

Type information
Type locality: Limfjorden, Denmark (Athanasiadis 1996: 26). Type: on Desmarestia aculeata. C?

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), attenuate (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chantransia attenuata Rosenvinge 1909
Rhodochorton attenuatum (Rosenvinge) Nakamura 1944
Audouinella attenuata (Rosenvinge) Garbary 1979

Taxonomic notes
Placed in Colaconema by Nielsen et al. (1995). According to Garbary, 1987, this is a synonym of Audouinella attenuata (Rosenvinge) Garbary, 1979.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

Jao, C.-C. (1936). New Rhodophyceae from Woods Hole. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 63: 237-257, pls 10-13.

Nielsen, R. (1994). New combinations within the genus Colaconema (Acrochaetiaceae, Bangiophyceae). Nordic Journal of Botany 14: 715.

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