Chromastrum compactum (C.C. ) 1945
Chromastrum compactum (C.C.Jao) Papenfuss 1945: 321
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 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 13 June 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 July 2021.