Acrochaetium sargassi Børgesen 1915
Acrochaetium sargassi Børgesen 1915: 17, figs 7-10
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema hallandicum (Kylin) Afonso-Carrillo, Sanson, Sangil & Diaz-Villa
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Acrochaetium sargassi Børgesen)
North America: Florida (Taylor 1960).
South America: Brazil (Oliveira Filho 1977).
Africa: Sierra Leone (Price, John & Lawson 1986).
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012).
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Solomon Islands (Womersley & Bailey 1970).
Source of current name
Schneider, C.W. (1983). The red algal genus Audouinella Bory (Nemaliales: Arochaetiaceae) from North Carolina. Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences 22: i-iii, 1-25.
Afonso-Carrillo. J., Sanson, M., Sangil, C. & Diaz-Villa, T. (2007). New records of benthic marine algae from the Canary Islands (eastern Atlantic Ocean): morphology, taxonomy and distribution. Botanica Marina 50: 119-127.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Woelkerling, W.J. (1973). The Audouinella complex (Rhodophyta) in the western Sargasso Sea. Rhodora 75: 78-101, 8 figs.
Created: 10 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 May 2021.