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Acrocladus rhodolithicola (Leliaert) Boedeker 2016

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Cladophorales
Family Cladophoraceae
Genus Acrocladus


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Acrocladus rhodolithicola (Leliaert) Boedeker
subtidal (4 m) on maërl bed, Ría de vigo, Galicia, Spain, 2011. 09 Dec 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).


Rhodymenia nicaeensis (J.V.Lamouroux ex Duby) Montagne

Cladophora rhodolithicola Leliaert subtidal (4 m) on maërl bed, Ría de vigo, Galicia, Spain, 2011
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Acrocladus rhodolithicola (Leliaert) Boedeker in Boedeker & al. 2016: 921 (as 'rhodolithicolus' )

Published in: Boedeker, C., Leliaert, F. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2016). Molecular phylogeny of the Cladophoraceae (Cladophorales, Ulvophyceae) with the resurrection of Acrocladus Nägeli and Willeella Børgesen, and the description of Lurbica gen. nov. and Pseudorhizoclonium gen. nov. Journal of Phycology 52(6): 905-928.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Acrocladus is Acrocladus mediterraneus Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lychaete rhodolithicola (Leliaert) M.J.Wynne

Cladophora rhodolithicola Leliaert

Type information
Type locality: Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales (Leliart et al. 2009: 164). Holotype: Francis Bunker; 6 November 2007; Epiphyte on rhodoliths; subtidal (-4 m). GENT Formalin preserved specimen (Leliart et al. 2009: 164). Notes: Isotype: BM.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Hamilton P.B., Poulin, M. & Taylor, M.C. (1990). Neidium alpinum var. quadripunctatum (Hustedt) comb. nov., an important acidobiontic taxon from Northeastern North America. Diatom Research 5(2): 289-299.

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