Antithamnionella boergesenii ( & G. )
Antithamnionella boergesenii (Cormaci & G.Furnari) Athanasiadis 1996: 104, fig. 45 A-E
Published in: Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 127: 1-221.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Gran Canaria: Bahia del Confital (Cormaci & Furnari 1988: 345). Holotype (tetrasporophyte): Boergesen ; 25 March 1921; epiphytic on Gelidium latifolium (as Gelidium corneum). C Algae marinae Canarienses n. 3867 (Cormaci & Furnari 1988: 345).
Antithamnionella elegans var. boergesenii Cormaci & G.Furnari 1988
This species has been introduced into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 125), probably by shipping, being first found at Algiers, Algeria in 1937. - (4 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. , 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Klein, J.C. & Verlaque, M. (2011). Macroalgae newly recorded, rare or introduced to the French Mediterranean coast. Cryptogamie Algologie 32(2): 111-130.
Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. -362, many photograph and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 October 2018.