Audouinella dasyae (Collins) 1973
Audouinella dasyae (Collins) Woelkerling 1973: 545, figs 10-31
Published in: Woelkerling, W.J. (1973). The morphology and systematics of the Audouinella complex (Acrochaetiaceae, Rhodophyta) in northeastern United States. Rhodora 75: 529-621, 83 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema dasyae (Collins) Stegenga, I.Mol, Prud'homme & Lokhorst
Acrochaetium dasyae Collins
Type locality: Woods Hole, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing on the genus Dasya.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Thought to be the gametophyte of Audouinella savina (Stegenga & Borsje 1976; Stegenga & Erp 1979; Schneider 1983), A. hypneae (Børgesen) Lawson & John or A. bispora Schneider. Garbary (1987: 53) records this species as being a currently accepted name.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Stegenga, H., Mol, I., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Lokhorst, G.M. (1997). Checklist of the marine algae of the Netherlands. Gorteria Supplement 4: 3-57.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
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Verified by: 27 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 05 May 2021.