Acrochaetium alcyonidii C.-C.
Acrochaetium alcyonidii C.-C.Jao 1936: 245, pl. 12: figs 2-4 (as 'Alcyonidiae' )
Published in: Jao, C.-C. (1936). New Rhodophyceae from Woods Hole. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 63: 237-257, pls 10-13.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema daviesii (Dillwyn) Stegenga
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Garbary (1987) this is a currently accepted name.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Sheep Pen Harbor (washed ashore) (Jao 1936: 245). Type: 1 September 1934; On Alcyonidium mytili Dalyell, washed ashore. MICH (Jao 1936: 245). Notes: Type in C.-C. Jao collections and Herb. Univ. Mich., Woods Hole No.279.
Source of current name
Woelkerling, W.J. (1973). The morphology and systematics of the Audouinella complex (Acrochaetiaceae, Rhodophyta) in northeastern United States. Rhodora 75: 529-621, 83 figs.
Created: 16 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.