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Acrochaetium unifilum C.-C.Jao 1936

Publication details
Acrochaetium unifilum C.-C.Jao 1936: 239, pl. 10: figs 26-32

Published in: Jao, C.-C. (1936). New Rhodophyceae from Woods Hole. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 63: 237-257, pls 10-13.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrochaetium is Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), one-filamented.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chromastrum unifilum (C.-C.Jao) Papenfuss 1945
Kylinia unifila (C.C.Jao) Papenfuss 1947
Audouinella unifila (C.-C.Jao) Woelkerling 1973

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Kylinia australis Levring 1953
Audouinella australis (Levring) Woelkerling 1971

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Norton Point, Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts (Jao 1936: 240). Holotype: 3 August 1934; Epiphytic on Arthrocladia villosa Duby. MICH (Jao 1936: 240). Notes: Type in C,-C. Jao collections and Herb. Univ Mich., Woods Hole No. 274.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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

Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. 1-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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References
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Abdel-Rahman, M.H.M. (1981). Le cycle de développement de l'Acrochaetium unifilum (Rhodophycées, Acrochaetiales). Cryptogamie, Algologie 2: 241-252. [in French, English abstract]
Magne, F. (1981). Remarques sur l'Acrochaetium unifilum (Rhodophycées, Acrochaetiales). Cryptogamie, Algologie 2: 171-178.

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