Acrochaetium gymnogongri (K.M. )
Acrochaetium gymnogongri (K.M.Drew) Papenfuss 1945: 318
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1945). Review of the Acrochaetium-Rhodochorton complex of the red algae. University of California Publications in Botany 18: 229-334.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema gymnogongri (K.M.Drew) P.W.Gabrielson
Rhodochorton gymnogongri K.M.Drew
Type locality: Land's End, San Francisco (Drew 1928: 175). Type: W.A. Setchell & N.L. Gardner; 22.v.1905; on Gymnogongrus linearis. UC 392741 (Silva 1996-to date
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
The name Acrochaetium gymnogongri was first used by Setchell & Gardner in Collins, Holden & Setchell (1917: no. 2244) but was a nomen nudum until valiudly published, as Rhodochorton, by Drew (1928).
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: 30 June 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 31 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 19 February 2020.