Rhodochorton affine , nom. illeg.
Rhodochorton affine Yamada 1932: 114, fig. 3, nom. illeg.
Published in: Yamada, Y. (1932). Notes on some Japanese algae, III. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 1: 109-123, 5 figs, pls XXI-XXV.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium howei (Yamada) Papenfuss
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), neighbouring, allied to, akin to (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Garbary (1987) this is a currently accepted name.
This is a marine species.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 31 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 February 2020.