Acrochaetium moniliforme var. mesogloiae C.-C. 1936
Acrochaetium moniliforme var. mesogloiae C.-C.Jao 1936: 241, pl. 10: figs 15-17 (as 'Mesogloiae' )
Published in: Jao, C.-C. (1936). New Rhodophyceae from Woods Hole. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 63: 237-257, pls 10-13.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Sheep Pen Harbor, Nonamesset Island, in the Elizabeth Island chain off Woods Hole, Massachusetts (Jao 1936: 242). Type: On Mesogloia divaricata (Ag.) Kütz.. MICH (Jao 1936: 242). Notes: Type in C.-C. Jao collection and Herb. Univ. Mich., Woods Hole No. 276.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), moniliform, cylindrical but contracted at regular intervals like a string of beads (Stearn 1973).
Kylinia moniliformis var. mesogloiae (C.C.Jao) W.R.Taylor 1957
This is a marine species.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, 109 pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
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