Audouinella occidentalis (Børgesen) 1979
Audouinella occidentalis (Børgesen) Garbary 1979: 490
Published in: Garbary, D.J. (1979). Numerical taxonomy and generic circumscription in the Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta). Botanica Marina 22: 477-492, 3 figs, 4 tables.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium barbadense (Vickers) Børgesen
Acrochaetium occidentale Børgesen
Type locality: St. Croix, Virgin Islands (Silva & al. 1996: 100).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), western.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Garbary (1987: 129) lists this species as a currently accepted name.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (1998). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: first revision. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 116: [i]-iii, 1-155, 5 figs.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 30 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 22 September 2021.