Acrochaetium rosulatum (Rosenvinge) 1945
Acrochaetium rosulatum (Rosenvinge) Papenfuss 1945: 307
Published in: Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, -252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Kylinia rosulata Rosenvinge
Kylinia rosulata Rosenvinge
Type locality: Tønneberg Bank, Kattegat, Denmark. (Athanasiadis 1996: 23).On Sporochnus. C
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rosetted, rosulate, provided with or in the form of a rosette (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Known only from Devon and Cornwall in the British Isles (Dixon & Irvine 1977, p. 111). Placed in Kylinia by Nielsen et al. (1995).
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Rosenvinge, L.K. (1909). The marine algae of Denmark. Contributions to their natural history. Part I. Introduction. Rhodophyceae I. (Bangiales and Nemalionales). Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Skrifter, 7. Række, Naturvidenskabelig og Mathematisk Afdeling 7: 1-151, figs 1-73, pls I, II, 2 folded charts.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
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