Acrosiphonia pacifica ( ) J. 1857
Acrosiphonia pacifica (Montagne) J.Agardh 1857: no. 256
Published in: Hohenacker, R.F. (1857). Algae marinae siccatae. Eine Sammlung europäischer und ausländischer Meeralgen in getrockneten Exemplaren mit einem kurzen Texte versehen von Prof. Dr. Kützing. pp. Nos 251-300. Esslingen.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spongomorpha pacifica (Montagne) Kützing
Conferva pacifica Montagne
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Pacific Ocean.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Ricker, R.W. (1987). Taxonomy and biogeography of Macquarie Island seaweeds. pp. [i]-vi, , 1-344. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Levring, T. (1945). Marine algae from some Antarctic and sub-Antarctic islands. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, N.F., Avd. 2 41(7): 1-36, 1 pl.
Vinogradova, K.L. (1984). Ad flora chlorophytorum ex Antarctide. Novosti Sistematiki Nizshikh Rastenii (Novitates Systematicae Plantarum non Vascularium) 20: 10-18, 3 text-figs, 4 figs in 2 pls.
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