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Antithamnionella boergesenii (Cormaci & G.Furnari) Athanasiadis

Publication details
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.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Antithamnionella is Antithamnionella sarniensis Lyle.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Antithamnionella elegans var. boergesenii Cormaci & G.Furnari

Type information
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).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Antithamnionella elegans var. boergesenii Cormaci & G.Furnari 1988

Taxonomic notes
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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], 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. [1]-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.

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