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Acrochaetium globosum Børgesen

Publication details
Acrochaetium globosum Børgesen 1915: 28, figs 21, 22

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1915). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (1). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 1-80, Figs 1-86.
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), round like a ball, globose, spherical (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chantransia globosa (Børgesen) De Toni 1924
Audouinella globosa (Børgesen) Garbary 1979

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
West, J.A., Kamiya, M., Loiseaux de Goer, S., Karsten, U. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2013). Observations on some mangrove-associated algae from the western Pacific (Guam, Chuuk, Kosrae, and Pohnpei). Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 28(3): 241-266.

Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.

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