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Acrochaete polymorpha (L.Moewus) R.Nielsen 1988

Publication details
Acrochaete polymorpha (L.Moewus) R.Nielsen 1988: 238

Published in: Nielsen, R. (1988). Small green algae from brackish water in the Tvärminne area, southern Finland. Annale Botanica Fennica 25: 237-257.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Acrochaete is Acrochaete repens Pringsheim.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulvella leptochaete (Huber) R.Nielsen, C.J.O'Kelly & B.Wysor

Basionym
Ectochaete polymorpha L.Moewus

Type information
Type locality: Germany: Spiekeroog (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: original illustration by Moewus (1949, fig. 22): (Nielsen et al. 2013: 51).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Nielsen, R., Petersen, G., Seberg, O., Daugbjerg, N., O'Kelly, C.J. & Wysor, B. (2013). Revision of the genus Ulvella (Ulvellaceae, Ulvophyceae) based on morphology and tufA gene sequences of species in culture, with Acrochaete and Pringsheimiella placed in synonymy. Phycologia 52(1): 37-56.

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.

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