Acrochaetium collinsianum Børgesen
Acrochaetium collinsianum Børgesen 1920: 454
Original publication: Børgesen, F. (1920). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (6). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 369-504, Figs 361-435.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Acrochaetium liagorae Børgesen
Chantransia collinsiana (Børgesen) De Toni 1924
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Acrochaetium collinsianum Børgesen)
South America: Chile (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).
According to Woelkerling & Womersley (1994: 69), Audouinella liagorae (Boergesen) Woelkerling 1971 is the accepted name for this species. Garbary (1987: 44, 45) notes that this taxon was suggested as a replacement for Acrochaetium liagorae Borgesen, and is a synonym for Audouinella liagorae (Borgesen) Woelkerling. According to Silva et al. (1996:99), Audouinella liagorae (Borgesen) Woelkerling is a synonym of Acrochaetium liagorae Borgesen.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Woelkerling, W.J. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Order Acrochaetiales Feldmann 1953: 12. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 42-76. Canberra:
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Acrochaetium&species=collinsianum
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Acrochaetium&Species=collinsianum
Created: 12 May 2003 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 22 May 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.