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Audouinella concrescens (K.M.Drew) P.S.Dixon 1976

Publication details
Audouinella concrescens (K.M.Drew) P.S.Dixon 1976: 590

Published in: Parke, M. & Dixon, P.S. (1976). Check-list of British marine algae - third revision. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 56: 527-594.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Audouinella is Audouinella miniata Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Meiodiscus concrescens (K.M.Drew) P.W.Gabrielson

Basionym
Rhodochorton concrescens K.M.Drew

Type information
Type locality: Carmel Bay, California, U.S.A. (Drew 1928: 168). Type: Gardner no. 4828; August; UC 294561 (Drew 1928: 168).

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), the fusing or joining together of originally separate parts.

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

Taxonomic notes
Guiry (1997) notes that this species requires forther investigation as to ordinal placement. Garbary (1987: 47) records this species as a currently accepted name with Rhodochorton concrescens as a synonym.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Audouinella concrescens (K.M.Drew) P.S.Dixon)
Europe: Britain (Dixon & Irvine 1977, Guiry 1997), France (Dizerbo & Herpe 2007), Ireland (Morton 1994).

North America: British Columbia (Scagel & al. 1989).

Africa: South Africa (Stegenga 1985, Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997).

Asia: Russia (Far East) (Kloczcova 1996, Selivanova 2002).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Millar & Kraft 1993).

Subantarctic Islands: Macquarie Island (Wiencke & Clayton 2002).

Antarctic and Antarctic islands: Ant./Subantarctic and islands (Wiencke & Clayton 2002).

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

Klochkova N.G., Koroleva T.N., Kusidi A.E. (2009). Atlas vodorosley-makrofitov prikamchatskikh vod [Atlas of algae-macrophytes of Kamchatka waters. Red algae]. Vol. 2 pp. 301, profusely illustrated. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski: Izdaniya KamchatNIRO. [in Russian]

Kloczcova, N.G. (1996). Flora vodoroslei makrofitov Tatarskogo Proliva i osobennosti ee formirovanija [Macrophyte algal flora of Tatars Gulf (Sea of Japan) and peculiarities of its formation]. pp. 1-289. Vladivostock: Dalnauka. [in Russian]

Stegenga, H. (1985). The marine Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta) of southern Africa. South African Journal of Botany 51: 291-330, 25 figs, 1 table.

Created: 31 December 1998 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 16 October 2021.

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