Acrosymphyton firmum M.W. 1982
Acrosymphyton firmum M.W.Hawkes 1982: 448, figs 3-19
Published in: Hawkes, M.W. (1982). Acrosymphyton firmum sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Cryptonemiales), a new subtidal red alga from New Zealand: developmental morphology and distribution of the gametophyte. Journal of Phycology 18: 447-454.
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Type locality: "Table Top Rock", Leigh Marine Reserve, North I., New Zealand, 36°16.3'S; 174°48.4'E (Hawkes 1982: 448). Holotype: 18 Dec 1979; 9-13 m depth. CHR 373282 (Hawkes 1982: 448). Notes: Isotype UC1499027 Type locality: New Zealand: Table Top Rock, Leigh Marine Reserve, 9-13 m depth Collector: M. W. Hawkes (18 Dec 1979)
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This is a marine species.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Created: 16 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 December 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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Hawkes, M.W. (1982). Acrosymphyton firmum sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Cryptonemiales), a new subtidal red alga from New Zealand: developmental morphology and distribution of the gametophyte. Journal of Phycology 18: 447-454.
Hawkes, M.W. (1986). Life histories of Acrosymphyton firmum and Schmitzia evanescens (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales): carpospore germination and development. New Zealand Journal of Botany 24: 343-350.
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