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Audouinella irregularis (Reinsch) G.R.South & Tittley

Publication details
Audouinella irregularis (Reinsch) G.R.South & Tittley 1986: 35

Published in: South, G.R. & Tittley, I. (1986). A checklist and distributional index of the benthic marine algae of the North Atlantic Ocean. pp. 76. London and St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada: British Museum (Natural History) and Huntsman Marine Laboratory.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Audouinella is Audouinella miniata Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium irregulare (Reinsch) comb. ined.

Basionym
Chantransia irregularis Reinsch

Type information
Type locality: Weymouth, Anglia [Weymouth, Dorset, England] (Athanasiadis 1996: 27). Type: on Brongniartella byssoides.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), irregular (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chantransia irregularis Reinsch 1875

Taxonomic notes
Species inquirendae (South & Tittley, 1986: 35); requires typification and sequencing to establish the correct generic placement.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chantransia irregularis Reinsch)
Europe: Britain (Reinsch 1875).

(as Audouinella irregularis (Reinsch) G.R.South & Tittley)
Europe: Britain (Guiry 1997), France (Dizerbo & Herpe 2007).

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]v-xi, [1]4-252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).

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

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