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Acrochaetium nemalii (De Notaris ex L.Dufour) Børgesen 1915

Publication details
Acrochaetium nemalii (De Notaris ex L.Dufour) Børgesen 1915: 57

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1915). The marine algae of the Danish West Indies. Part 3. Rhodophyceae (1). Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 3: 1-80, Figs 1-86.
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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 Colaconema nemalii (De Notaris ex L.Dufour) Stegenga

Basionym
Callithamnion nemalii De Notaris ex L.Dufour

Type information
Type locality: Cornigliano, Genova, Italy (Athanasiadis 1996: 26).BM?

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

Nomenclatural notes
Nemalion is a noun in the second declension neuter with the genitive nemalii (see Nicholson & Norris 1983). - (13 Dec 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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

Nicolson, D.H. & Norris, J.N. (1983). Ordinal orthography: Nemalionales vs. Nemaliales (Rhodophyta). Taxon 32: 288-292.

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