Audouinella densa (K.M. ) 1979
Audouinella densa (K.M.Drew) Garbary 1979: 490
Published in: Garbary, D. (1979). The effects of temperature on the growth and morphology of some Audouinella spp. (Acrochaetiaceae, Rhodophyta). Botanica Marina 22: 493-498.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium densum (K.M.Drew) Papenfuss
Rhodochorton densum K.M.Drew
Type locality: Fort Point, San Francisco (Drew 1928: 169). Type: Gardner, no. 4607; May; on Spongomorpha Mertensii
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dense (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Garbary (1987: 58) list Acrochaetium densum (Drew) Papenfuss (1945) and Chromastrum densum (Drew) Stegenga & Mulder (1979) as being synonyms of this species.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Audouinella densa (K.M.Drew) Garbary)
Europe: Britain (Guiry 1997).
North America: British Columbia (Scagel & al. 1989), California (Scagel & al. 1989), North Carolina (Schneider & Searles 1991), South Carolina (Schneider & Searles 1991), Washington (Scagel & al. 1989).
Source of current name
Stegenga, H. (1985). The marine Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta) of southern Africa. South African Journal of Botany 51: 291-330, 25 figs, 1 table.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Created: 23 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 October 2021.