Colaconema coccineum (K.M. ) P.W.
Colaconema coccineum (K.M.Drew) P.W.Gabrielson in P.W.Gabrielson, Widdowson & Lindstrom 2004: 95
Published in: Gabrielson, P.W., Widdowson, T.B. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2004). Keys to the seaweeds and seagrasses of Oregon and California. Phycological Contribution 6: [i]-iv, 1-181.
Publication date: December 2004
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhodochorton coccineum K.M.Drew
Type locality: USA: California: Fort Point, San Francisco (Silva 1996-to date). Type: N.L. Gardner 3488; 10.ix.1916; UC 274015 (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Endophytic in the blade of Laminaria Sinclairii; Fort Point, San Francisco, and Duxbury Reef, Marin County, California (Drew, 1928: 192).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), deep red, from scarlet to carmine and crimson (Stearn 1973).
Rhodochorton coccineum K.M.Drew 1928
Acrochaetium coccineum (K.M.Drew) Papenfuss 1945
Audouinella coccinea (K.M.Drew) Garbary, G.I.Hansen & Scagel 1983
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Gabrielson, P.W., Widdowson, T.B. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2004). Keys to the seaweeds and seagrasses of Oregon and California. Phycological Contribution 6: [i]-iv, 1-181.
Created: 19 April 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 February 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2019.