Acrochaetium arcuatum (K.M.Drew) C.K.Tseng 1945

Publication Details
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.

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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Rhodochorton arcuatum Drew

Type Information
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).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 13 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 02 July 2014

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 02 July 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 03 March 2024

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