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Kylinia humilis (Rosenvinge) Papenfuss 1947

Publication details
Kylinia humilis (Rosenvinge) Papenfuss 1947: 437

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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Kylinia is Kylinia rosulata Rosenvinge.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium humile (Rosenvinge) Børgesen

Basionym
Chantransia humilis Rosenvinge

Type information
Type locality: Spodsbjerg, Langeland, Denmark (Womersley 1994: 64). Holotype: on Polysiphonia nigrescens. C (Womersley 1994: 64).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), low, low-growing (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Børgesen, F. (1915). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (1). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 1-80, Figs 1-86.

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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.

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