Acanthosiphonia echinata (Harvey) Savoie & G.W.Saunders 2018

Publication Details
Acanthosiphonia echinata (Harvey) Savoie & G.W.Saunders 2018: 9

Published in: Savoie, A.M. & Saunders, G.W. (2018 '2019'). A molecular assessment of species diversity and generic boundaries in the red algal tribes Polysiphonieae and Streblocladieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) in Canada. European Journal of Phycology 54(1): 1-25.

Publication date: On line October 11 2018

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Acanthosiphonia.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Polysiphonia echinata Harvey

Type Information
Type locality: Key West, Monroe County, Florida, USA; (Mamoozadeh & Freshwater 2011: 277) Holotype: TCD; 0012799 (Savoie & Saunder 2018: 9) Notes: Collector: W.H. Harvey 22 (INA). Isotype: US-66789 (slide number US-3323, 3324), W.H. Harvey, Feb. 1850 (Mamoozadeh & Freshwater 2011: 278).

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), prickly.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 04 March 2019 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 24 August 2020

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 24 August 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 11 August 2022

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