Acrochaetium arcuatum (K.M. ) C.K.Tseng
Acrochaetium arcuatum (K.M.Drew) C.K.Tseng 1945: 158, pl. I: fig. 1
Published in: Tseng, C.K. (1945). New and unrecorded marine algae of Hong Kong. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 30: 157-172, Plates I, II.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhodochorton arcuatum Drew
Type locality: Moss Beach, San Mateo County, California (Drew 1928: 165). Holotype: Drew, no. 1037; on Pterosiphonia bipinnata. UC 294558 (Drew 1928: 165).
Origin of species name
Participle A curved, like a bow (Stearn 1973).
Rhodochorton arcuatum Drew 1928
Kylinia arcuata (Drew) Kylin 1944
Chromastrum arcuatum (Drew) Papenfuss 1945
Audouinella arcuata (Drew) Garbary, G.I.Hansen & Scagel 1983
This is a marine species.
Clayden, S.L. & Saunders, G.W. (2014). A study of two Acrochaetium complexes in Canada with distinction of Rhododrewia gen. nov. (Acrochaetiales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 53(3): 221-232.
Zeng, C. (Tseng, C.K.), Luan, R., Chen, Z. & Li, W. (2005). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. II Acrochaetiales Nemaliales Bonnemaisoniales. pp. [i-vii], i-xxiii, 1-180 , pls I-VIII. Beijing: Science Press.
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