Audouinella vaga ( ) , & 1983
Audouinella vaga (Drew) Garbary, Hansen & Scagel 1983: 63
Published in: Garbary, D.J., Hansen, G.I. & Scagel, R.F. (1983). The marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington: division Rhodophyta (red algae), class Florideophyceae, orders Acrochaetiales and Nemaliales. Syesis 15 (Suppl. 1): 1-102, 40 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium arcuatum (K.M.Drew) C.K.Tseng
Rhodochorton vagum K.M.Drew
Type locality: Cape Flattery, Washington (Drew 1928: 188). Holotype: Gardner, no. 3864; endophytic in Pterosiphonia bipinnata. UC 294546 (Drew 1928: 188).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Audouinella vaga commonly co-occurs with A. arcuata and is proposed as the possible tetrasporophyte" (Hansen & Garbary, 1984). - (2 Jul 2014) - Wendy Guiry
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.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Hansen, G.I. & Garbary, D.J. (1984). Sexual reproduction in Audouinella arcuata with comments on the Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta). British Phycological Journal 19(2): 175-184.
Created: 07 August 2003 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 02 July 2014 by Wendy Guiry
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Tam, C.E., Cole, K.M. & Garbary, D.J. (1987). In situ and in vitro studies on the endophytic red algae Audouinella porphyrae and A. vaga (Acrochaetiales). Canadian Journal of Botany 65: 532-538.
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