Acrochaetium epispiculum A.B.Joly & Cordeiro
Acrochaetium epispiculum A.B.Joly & Cordeiro 1963: 135
Published in: Joly, A.B. & Cordero, M. (1963). Two new species of Acrochaetium from southern Brazil. Bol. Fac. Fil. Ciênc. Let. Univ. S. Paoulo 19: 135-146.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Audouinella epispicula (A.B.Joly & Cordeiro) Garbary 1987
According to Womersley (1994:64), A. episculum Joly & Cordeiro (1963: 135, pl. 1) is doubtfully distinct from Audouinella spongicola. See also Boney & White (1967). - (21 May 2009) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Acrochaetium epispiculum A.B.Joly & Cordeiro)
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Boney, A.D. & White, E.B. (1967). Observations on an endozoic red alga. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 47: 223-232.
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.
Created: 17 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 November 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2019.