Audouinella minutissima ( ) 1979
Audouinella minutissima (Zanardini) Garbary 1979: 490
Published in: Garbary, D.J. (1979). Numerical taxonomy and generic circumscription in the Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta). Botanica Marina 22: 477-492, 3 figs, 4 tables.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodochorton velutinum (Hauck) Hamel
Callithamnion minutissimum Zanardini
Type locality: "...Cystoseira e mari rejectas ut villum minutissimum caudicem dense investiens Tergesti detexu." [Trieste, Adriatic Sea] (Zanardini 1841: 176).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Garbary (1987: 120) refers this to the genus Audouinella Bory, presently considered to be taxon confined to freshwater, but there has been no subsequent investigation of this marine entity.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
De Toni, G.B. (1897). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. IV. Florideae. Sectio I. pp. [i]-xx, [i]- lxi + - 388. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
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