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Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing 1849

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Acrocarpus

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Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
North of Galicia, Spain, 2014. Ignacio Barbara. © Ignacio Barbara.

Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
Gelidium pusillum var. pulvinatum, middle intertidal, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Igancio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
Gelidium pusillum var. pulvinatum, middle intertidal, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Igancio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
Gelidium pusillum var. pulvinatum, middle intertidal, Ría de Muros, Galicia, Spain, 2013, Ignacio Bárbara. Ignacio Bárbara. © Igancio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2009. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2005. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
microscope, Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing
microscope, Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Gelidium pusillum var. pulvinatum (C.Agardh) Feldmann Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2009
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Acrocarpus pulvinatus (C.Agardh) Kützing 1849: 762

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium pusillum var. pulvinatum (C.Agardh) Feldmann

Basionym
Sphaerococcus corneus var. pulvinatus C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Cadíz, Spain

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cushion-shaped, strongly convexed (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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
Feldmann, J. & Hamel, G. (1934). Observations sur quelques Gélidiacées. Revue Générale de Botanique 46: 528-549, 11 figs.

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Verified by: 11 May 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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