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Acrochaetium cymopoliae Børgesen 1927

Publication details
Acrochaetium cymopoliae Børgesen 1927: 22

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1927). Marine algae from the Canary Islands especially from Teneriffe and Gran Canaria. III. Rhodophyceae. Part I. Bangiales and Nemalionales. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Meddelelser 6(6): 1-97, 49 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrochaetium is Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Playa de Santa Catalina, Gran Canaria, Islas Canarias (Børgesen 1927: 22). Type: on Cymopolia barbata. C (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 149).

Origin of species name
resembling, or growing on or in species of the genus Cymopolia.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Audouinella cymopoliae (Børgesen) J.H.Price 1986

Taxonomic notes
Garbary (1987: 51) records this species as being a synonym of Audouinella cymopoliae.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Afonso Carrillo, J. & Sansón, M. (1999). Algas, hongos y fanerógamas marinas de las Islas Canarias. Clave analítica. pp. [1] 9-254. La Laguna, Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Servicio de Publicaciones Universidad de la Laguna.

Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

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