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Acrothrix pacifica Okamura & Yamada

Publication details
Acrothrix pacifica Okamura & Yamada in Yamada 1932: 113, fig. 2; pl. 24

Published in: Yamada, Y. (1932). Notes on some Japanese algae, III. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 1: 109-123, 5 figs, pls XXI-XXV.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Acrothrix is Acrothrix gracilis Kylin.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Pacific Ocean.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Acrothrix pacifica Okamura & Yamada)
Japanese: Nise-mozuku (Tokida 1954).

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Key references
Inagaki, K.I. (1954). Contributions to the knowledge of the Chordariales from Japan I. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 4(1): 1-14.

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]

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

Ajisaka, T. (1979). The life history of Acrothrix pacifica Okamura et Yamada (Phaeophyta, Chordariales) in culture. Japanese Journal of Phycology 27: 75-81.
Ajisaki, T. (1979). The life history of Acrothrix pacifica Okamura et Yamada (Phaeophyta, Chordariales) in culture. Japanese Journal of Phycology 27: 75-81.
Arasaki, S. (1948). On the life-history of the Acrothrix pacifica, Myriocladia kuromo and Petrospongium rugosum. Seibutu 3: 95-102.

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