Acrosymphyton caribaeum (J. ) Sjöstedt
Acrosymphyton caribaeum (J.Agardh) Sjöstedt 1926: 9
Published in: Sjöstedt, L.G. (1926). Floridean studies. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 22(4): 1-95, 41 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Calosiphonia caribaeum J.Agardh
Type locality: Bermuda (Guimaraes & Amado-Filho 2008: 380).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of the Caribbean.
On rhodoliths at a depth of 18 m; hosted the epiphyte/endophyte Colaconema ophioglossum (Guimarães & Amado-Filho 2008). - (9 Apr 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , 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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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.