Rhodochorton concrescens K.M.Drew 1928
Rhodochorton concrescens K.M.Drew 1928: 167, 168, pl. 37: fig. 15
Published in: Drew, K.M. (1928). A revision of the genera Chantransia, Rhodocorton and Acrochaetium with descriptions of the marine species of Rhodochorton (Naeg.) gen. emend. on the Pacific coast of North America. University of California Publications in Botany 14: 139-224, pls 37-48.
The type species (type conserved) of the genus Rhodochorton is Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Meiodiscus concrescens (K.M.Drew) P.W.Gabrielson.
Type locality: Carmel Bay, California, U.S.A.; (Drew 1928: 168) Type: Gardner no. 4828; August; UC; 294561 (Drew 1928: 168)
Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), the fusing or joining together of originally separate parts.
This is a marine species.
Created: 28 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 28 March 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 March 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 June 2023