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Acrochaetium liagorae Børgesen

Publication details
Acrochaetium liagorae Børgesen 1915: 58, figs 60-62

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1915). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (1). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 1-80, Figs 1-86.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrochaetium is Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chantransia liagorae Børgesen 1915
Chromastrum liagorae (Børgesen) Papenfuss 1945
Audouinella liagorae (Børgesen) Woelkerling 1971

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Acrochaetium collinsianum Børgesen 1920

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: South coast of St. Croix, Virgin Islands (Børgesen 1915: 57-59). Holotype: C (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994: 71).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Acrochaetium liagorae Børgesen)
Europe: Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo et al. 2016).

Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Haroun et al. 2002, Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, John et al. 2004, Anon. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014), Madeira (Neto, Cravo & Haroun 2001, John et al. 2004).

Caribbean Islands: Barbados (Taylor 1969).

Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Brazil (Nunes & Guimarães 2008).

Africa: Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005).

Asia: South China Sea (Phang et al. 2016).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014), Vietnam (Abbott, Fisher & McDermid 2002, Nguyen et al. 2013, Titlyanov, Titlyanova & Belous 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: Western Australia (Huisman & Woelkering 2018).

Pacific Islands: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Abbott 1999), Wake Atoll (Tsuda, Abbott & Foster 2006).

(as Acrochaetium collinsianum Børgesen)
South America: Chile (Ramírez & Santelices 1991), Temperate South America (Ramírez & Santelices 1991).

(as Audouinella liagorae (Børgesen) Woelkerling)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Woelkerling 1971, Schneider 2003).

North America: Florida (FL) (Woelkerling 1971).

Caribbean Islands: Caribbean (Woelkerling 1971 ).

South America: Juan Fernandez Islands (Woelkerling 1971).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Woelkerling 1971).

Australia and New Zealand: Lord Howe Island (Millar & Kraft 1993), South Australia (Woelkerling & Womersley 1994).

Pacific Islands: Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Woelkerling 1971).

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

Huisman, J.M. & Woelkering, W.J. (2018). Acrochaetiales. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 18-22. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Nunes, J.M. de C. & Guimarães, S.M.P. de B. (2008). Novas referências de rodoficeas marinhas bentonicas papa o litoral brasilero. Biota Neotropica 8(4): 000-000.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Woelkerling, W.J. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Order Acrochaetiales Feldmann 1953: 12. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 42-76. Canberra:

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Aziz, K.M.S. (1966). The life cycle of Acrochaetium liagorae Börg. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 5: 87-90.

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