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Rhodochorton bisporiferum Baardseth 1941

Publication details
Rhodochorton bisporiferum Baardseth 1941: 47, figs 20A-C

Published in: Baardseth, E. (1941). The marine algae of Tristan da Cunha. Results of the Norwegian Scientific Expedition to Tristan da Cunha 1937-1938 9: 1-173.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Rhodochorton is Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge

Type information
Type locality: North Point (St. 136), Inaccessible Island, Tristan da Cunha (Baardseth 1941: 48).Pool.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Knaggs, F.W. (1967). Review of the world distribution and ecology of Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightf.) Rosenvinge. Nova Hedwigia 14: 549-570.

Key references
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 May 2021.

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