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Acrosymphyton caribaeum (J.Agardh) Sjöstedt

Publication details
Acrosymphyton caribaeum (J.Agardh) Sjöstedt 1926: 9

Published in: Sjöstedt, L.G. (1926). Floridean studies. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 22(4): 1-95, 41 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrosymphyton is Acrosymphyton purpuriferum (J.Agardh) Sjöstedt.

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

Basionym
Calosiphonia caribaeum J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Bermuda (Guimaraes & Amado-Filho 2008: 380).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of the Caribbean.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Calosiphonia caribaeum J.Agardh 1899
Dudresnaya caribaea (J.Agardh) Setchell 1912

Habitat notes
On rhodoliths at a depth of 18 m; hosted the epiphyte/endophyte Colaconema ophioglossum (Guimarães & Amado-Filho 2008). - (9 Apr 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Guimaraes, S.M.P.B. & Amado-Filho, A. (2008). Deep-water gelatinous rhodophytes from southern Espírito Santo State, Brazil. Botanica Marina 51: 378-387.

Withall, R.D. & Saunders, G.W. (2007 '2006'). Combining small and large subunit ribosomal DNA genes to resolve relationships among orders of the Rhodymeniophycidae (Rhodophyta): recognition of the Acrosymphytales ord. nov. and Sebdeniales ord. nov. European Journal of Phycology 41: 379-394.

Created: 19 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 13 September 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Taylor, W.R. (1952). Reproduction of Acrosymphyton caribaeum. Papers of the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 36: 31-37.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 February 2020.

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