Audouinella parvula ( ) P.S. 1976
Audouinella parvula (Kylin) P.S.Dixon in Parke & 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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium parvulum (Kylin) Hoyt
Chantransia parvula Kylin
Lectotype locality: Väderöarna, Kristineberg, Halland (Athanasiadis 1996: 19). Lectotype: the original illustration of Kylin (1906, fig. 9), in the absence of material. (epitype) (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 105). Notes: "Bohuslän: Väderöarne, Kristineberg; Halland: Fjordskär, Varberg (spärlich-allgemein)." (Kylin 1906: 124).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Garbary (1987: 133) lists this species as a currently accepted name. Lawson & John (1987: 157) make the following remarks: "This species is possibly no more than a small form of Audouinella hallandica (Woelkerling, pers. comm.)."
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hoyt, W.D. (1920). Marine algae of Beaufort, N.C., and adjacent regions. Bulletin of the United States Bureau of Fisheries 36: 367-556, I-V (index), 47 figs, 9 tables, Plates LXXXIV-CXIX, 3 maps.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
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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 26 September 2021.