Audouinella leptonema (Rosenvinge) 1979
Audouinella leptonema (Rosenvinge) Garbary 1979: 490
Published in: Garbary, D.J. (1979). Numerical taxonomy and generic circumscription in the Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta). Botanica Marina 22: 477-492, 3 figs, 4 tables.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema leptonema (Rosenvinge) Alongi, Cormaci & G.Furnari
Chantransia leptonema Rosenvinge
Type locality: "Localities. Sk: Hanstholm, Roshage, on Chondrus crispus in 2 m. depth, YU, August; XO, Mallegrund off Hirshals, on Polysiphonia urceolata, 11,5 to 15 m., August." [Skagerrak, Denmark] (Rosenvinge 1909: 120). Syntypes: C?
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fine-threaded.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Placed in Acrochaetium by Nielsen et al. (1995). Garbary (1987: 101) lists this species as a currently accepted name with Acrochaetium leptonema listed as a synonym.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, -252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 28 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry
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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 20 September 2020.