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Acrochaete wittrockii (Wille) R.Nielsen

Publication details
Acrochaete wittrockii (Wille) R.Nielsen 1983: 692

Published in: Nielsen, R. (1983). Culture studies of Acrochaete leptochaete comb. nov. and A. wittrockii comb. nov. (Chaetophoraceae, Chlorophyceae). Nordic Journal of Botany 3: 689-694, 31 figs.

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 wittrockii (Wille) R.Nielsen, C.J.O'Kelly & B.Wysor

Basionym
Entocladia wittrockii Wille

Type information
Type locality: near Oslo, Norway (Wille 1880: 1). Lectotype: Original illustration (Wille 1880: pl. I) "as the existence of any original material is doubtful (Per Sunding, personal communication (O))" (Brodie, Maggs & John 2007: 117) (epitype) (Brodie et al. 2007: 117). Notes: "Lectotype: Original illustration by Wille (1880, pl. 1) selected by Nielsen in Brodie et al. (2007)" (Nielsen et al. 2013: 53)?

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.

Key references
Brodie, J., Maggs, C.A. & John, D.M. (2007). Green seaweeds of Britain and Ireland. pp. [i-v], vi-xii, 1-242, 101 figs. London: British Phycological Society.

Burova, O.V., Tsarenko, P.M., Kovalenko, O.V., Mikhailyuk, T.I., Petlovany, O.A., Lilitska, G.G. & Bilous, O.P. (2011). Ulvophyceae. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 3: Chlorophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 20-61. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G.

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References
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Nielsen, R. (1983). Culture studies of Acrochaete leptochaete comb. nov. and A. wittrockii comb. nov. (Chaetophoraceae, Chlorophyceae). Nordic Journal of Botany 3: 689-694, 31 figs.

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