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Acrochaetium rosulatum (Rosenvinge) Papenfuss 1945

Publication details
Acrochaetium rosulatum (Rosenvinge) Papenfuss 1945: 307

Published in: Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Acrochaetium is Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Kylinia rosulata Rosenvinge

Basionym
Kylinia rosulata Rosenvinge

Type information
Type locality: Tønneberg Bank, Kattegat, Denmark. (Athanasiadis 1996: 23).On Sporochnus. C

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), rosetted, rosulate, provided with or in the form of a rosette (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Distributional notes
Known only from Devon and Cornwall in the British Isles (Dixon & Irvine 1977, p. 111). Placed in Kylinia by Nielsen et al. (1995).

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Rosenvinge, L.K. (1909). The marine algae of Denmark. Contributions to their natural history. Part I. Introduction. Rhodophyceae I. (Bangiales and Nemalionales). Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Skrifter, 7. Række, Naturvidenskabelig og Mathematisk Afdeling 7: 1-151, figs 1-73, pls I, II, 2 folded charts.

Key references
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

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