Rhodochorton concrescens K.M.Drew 1928

Publication Details
Rhodochorton concrescens K.M.Drew 1928: 167, 168, pl. 37: fig. 15

Published in: Drew, K.M. (1928). A revision of the genera Chantransia, Rhodocorton and Acrochaetium with descriptions of the marine species of Rhodochorton (Naeg.) gen. emend. on the Pacific coast of North America. University of California Publications in Botany 14: 139-224, pls 37-48.

Request PDF

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Rhodochorton is Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Meiodiscus concrescens (K.M.Drew) P.W.Gabrielson.

Type Information
Type locality: Carmel Bay, California, U.S.A.; (Drew 1928: 168) Type: Gardner no. 4828; August; UC; 294561 (Drew 1928: 168)

Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), the fusing or joining together of originally separate parts.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 28 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 28 March 2017

Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Loading synonyms...
Loading notes...
Loading common names...
Loading distribution...
Loading references...
Loading bibliographical references...
Loading culture providers...

Linking to this page: https://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=592

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 March 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 February 2023

 
Currently in AlgaeBase: