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Acrochaetium daviesii (Dillwyn) Nägeli 1862

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Nemaliophycidae
Order Acrochaetiales
Family Acrochaetiaceae
Genus Acrochaetium

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Acrochaetium daviesii (Dillwyn) Nägeli
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 1984,. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrochaetium daviesii (Dillwyn) Nägeli
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 1984,. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrochaetium daviesii (Dillwyn) Nägeli
Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 1984,. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Acrochaetium daviesii (Dillwyn) Nägeli
microscope, North of Portugal, Vilachá, 2006; monosporangia. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Leptolyngbya gloeophila (Borzì) Anagnostidis & Komárek

Colaconema daviesii (Dillwyn) Stegenga Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 1984,
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Acrochaetium daviesii (Dillwyn) Nägeli 1862: 405, 412

Published in: Nägeli, C. (1862 '1861'). Beiträge zur morphologie und systematik der Ceramiaceae. Sitzungsberichte der Königlichen Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu München 1861(2): 297-415, 30 figs, 1 pl.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema daviesii (Dillwyn) Stegenga

Basionym
Conferva daviesii Dillwyn

Type information
Syntype localities: "One Marine Algae [probably Swansea, Wales]; Rev. Hugh Davies. Bantry Bay [Co Cork, Ireland]; Miss [Ellen] Hutchins. At Brighton [Sussex, England] Mr [William] Borrer (Dillwyn 1809: 73). Lectotype: BM (Dixon & Irvine 1977: 90). Notes: Dixon & Irvine (1977: 90) mention a lectotype at BM which was probably collected at Beaumaris, Anglesey, Wales, where the Rev. Davies lived from 1801 (Wikipedia).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Stegenga, H. (1985). The marine Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta) of southern Africa. South African Journal of Botany 51: 291-330, 25 figs, 1 table.

Key references
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], [1]-130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Kloczcova, N.G. (1996). Flora vodoroslei makrofitov Tatarskogo Proliva i osobennosti ee formirovanija [Macrophyte algal flora of Tatars Gulf (Sea of Japan) and peculiarities of its formation]. pp. 1-289. Vladivostock: Dalnauka. [in Russian]

Lee, Y.-P. & Lee, I.K. (1988). Contribution to the generic classification of the Rhodochortaceae (Rhodophyta, Nemaliales). Botanica Marina 31: 119-131, 8 figs, 1 table.

Ott, F.D. (2009). Handbook of the taxonomic names associated with the non-marine Rhodophycophyta. pp. [i-xiii]xiv-xxiv, [1]-969, [2]. Stuttgart: J. Cramer in der Gebrüder Borntraeger Verlagsbuchhandlung.

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: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIA - Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). pp. [1]-508, 167 figs, 4 pls, 4 maps. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

van der Velde, H. H. (1981). The growth of Acrochaetium daviesii under red, white and blue light-diffrences in pentose phosphate pathway enzymes. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 8: 254-257.
van der Velde, H.H. & Hemrika-Wagner, A.M. (1978). The detection of phytochrome in the red alga Acrochaetium daviesii. Pl. Sci. Let. 11: 145-149.
van der Velde, H.H., Guiking, P. & van der Wulp, D. (1975). Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase and 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase in Acrochaetium daviesii cultured under red, white and blue light. Zeit. Pflanzenphysiol. 76: 95-108.

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