Higher Classification: > Kingdom Plantae > Division Rhodophyta > Subdivision Eurhodophytina > Class Florideophyceae > Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae > Family Acrochaetiaceae

Acrochaetium Nägeli, 1858

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

Chromastrum Papenfuss, 1945 synonym
Kylinia Rosenvinge, 1909 synonym


Acrochaetium alariae (Jónsson) Bornet, 1904
Acrochaetium attenuatum (Rosenvinge) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium balticum (Rosenvinge) Aleem & Schulz, 1952
Acrochaetium barbadense (Vickers) Børgesen, 1915
Acrochaetium barbadensis (Vickers) Borgesen, 1915
Acrochaetium battersianum G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium boergesenii Schiffner, 1931
Acrochaetium brebneri (Batters) G.Hamel, 1928
Acrochaetium canariense Børgesen, 1927
Acrochaetium catenulatum M.A.Howe, 1914
Acrochaetium cheminii Feldmann, 1954
Acrochaetium collopodum (Rosenvinge) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium corymbiferum (Thuret) Batters, 1902
Acrochaetium cymopoliae Børgesen, 1927
Acrochaetium cytophagum (Rosenvinge) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium densum (K.M.Drew) Papenfuss, 1945
Acrochaetium duboscqii Feldmann, 1935
Acrochaetium dumontiae (Rosenvinge) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium emergens (Rosenvinge) Weber-van Bosse, 1921
Acrochaetium endozoicum (Darbishire) Batters, 1902
Acrochaetium extensum Ercegovic, 1957
Acrochaetium gynandrum (Rosenvinge) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium hauckii Schiffner, 1916
Acrochaetium humile (Rosenvinge) Børgesen, 1915
Acrochaetium immersum (Rosenvinge) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium inclusum (Levring) Papenfuss, 1945
Acrochaetium incrassatum Ercegovic, 1957
Acrochaetium irregularis (Reinsch)
Acrochaetium kuckuckianum G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium kylinii G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium lanuginosum (Dillwyn) Nägeli, 1858
Acrochaetium lenormandii (Suhr ex Kützing) Nägeli, 1862
Acrochaetium leptonema (Rosenvinge) Børgesen, 1915
Acrochaetium liagorae Børgesen, 1915
Acrochaetium lorrain-smithiae (Lyle) L.Newton, 1931
Acrochaetium macula (Rosenvinge) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium maluinum G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium mediterraneum (Levring) Athanasiadis, 2002
Acrochaetium microfilum C.C.Jao, 1936
Acrochaetium microscopicum (Nägeli ex Kützing) Nägeli, 1858
Acrochaetium minimum F.S.Collins, 1908
Acrochaetium minutissimum (Shur) Nägeli, 1861
Acrochaetium minutum (Suhr) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium mirabilis (Suhr) Nägeli, 1862
Acrochaetium molinieri Coppejans & Boudouresque, 1976
Acrochaetium moniliforme (Rosenvinge) Børgesen, 1915
Acrochaetium nitophylli (Levring) Papenfuss, 1945
Acrochaetium pallens (Zanardini) Nägeli, 1862
Acrochaetium parvulum (Kylin) Hoyt, 1920
Acrochaetium pulchellum Børgesen, 1915
Acrochaetium pulvereum Nägeli, 1862
Acrochaetium radiatum Jao, 1936
Acrochaetium reductum (Rosenvinge) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium robustum Børgesen, 1915
Acrochaetium rosulata (Rosenvinge) Papenfuss
Acrochaetium rosulatum (Rosenvinge) Papenfuss, 1945
Acrochaetium sanctae-mariae (Darbishire) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium savianum (Meneghini) Nägeli, 1862
Acrochaetium scapae (Lyle) Papenfuss, 1945
Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli, 1858
Acrochaetium seiriolanum (Gibson) Rosenvinge, 1924
Acrochaetium sparsum (Harvey) Nägeli, 1862
Acrochaetium stilophorae (Levring) Kylin, 1944
Acrochaetium subpinnatum Bornet ex G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium subseriatum Børgesen, 1932
Acrochaetium subtilissimum (Kützing) G.Hamel, 1927
Acrochaetium unifilum C.C.Jao, 1936
Acrochaetium virgatulum (Harvey) Batters, 1902


basis of record

Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38

additional source

Silva, C., P. Basson & R. Moe (1996). Catalogue of the Benthic Marine Algae of the Indian Ocean. Volume 79 of University of California Publications in Botany (ISBN 0-520-09810-2).

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Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Acrochaetium. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:143799




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