Kylinia compacta (C.-C. ) 1947
Kylinia compacta (C.-C.Jao) Papenfuss 1947: 436
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1947). Further contributions toward an understanding of the Acrochaetium-Rhodochorton complex of the red algae. University of California Publications in Botany 18: 433-447.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium compactum C.-C.Jao
Acrochaetium compactum C.-C.Jao
Type locality: Black Rock, Sconticut Neck near Fairhaven, New Bedford (Jao 1936: 241). Type: 25 July 1934; Very abundant on Cladophora sp.. MICH (Jao 1936: 241). Notes: Type in C.-C. Jao collections and Herb. Univ. Mich., Woods Hole No. 275.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), compact (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 03 November 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 January 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 November 2020.