Acrosorium fragile W.R.Taylor 1945
Acrosorium fragile W.R.Taylor 1945: 285, pl. 95: fig. 2 (as 'Acrosorium (?) fragile')
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Academy Bay, I. Santa Cruz, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador; (Taylor 1945: 285) Type: W.R. Taylor no. 34-317; 20 January 1934; Hancock Foundation; (Taylor 1945: 285) Notes: Type dredged off Academy Bay.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), fragile (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 08 June 2004 by G.M. Guiry.
Last updated: 05 September 2014
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 September 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2022