Acrochaetium gymnogongri (K.M. )
Acrochaetium gymnogongri (K.M.Drew) Papenfuss 1945: 318
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 gymnogongri (K.M.Drew) P.W.Gabrielson
Rhodochorton gymnogongri K.M.Drew
Type locality: Land's End, San Francisco (Drew 1928: 175). Type: W.A. Setchell & N.L. Gardner; 22.v.1905; on Gymnogongrus linearis. UC 392741 (Silva 1996-to date
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
The name Acrochaetium gymnogongri was first used by Setchell & Gardner in Collins, Holden & Setchell (1917: no. 2244) but was a nomen nudum until valiudly published, as Rhodochorton, by Drew (1928).
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 30 June 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 31 January 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 17 November 2018.