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Callithamnion apiculatum P.Crouan & H.Crouan, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Callithamnion apiculatum P.Crouan & H.Crouan in Mazé & Schramm 1878: 143, nom. illeg.

Published in: Mazé, H. & Schramm, A. (1878 '1870-1877'). Essai de classification des algues de la Guadeloupe 2e Édition. pp. [i]-xix, Errata, [1]-283. Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe): Imprimerie du Gouvernment.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Callithamnion is Callithamnion corymbosum (Smith) Lyngbye.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending abruptly in a sharp point or apiculum (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: later homonym of Callithamnion apiculatum Meneghini, 1844. - (26 May 2008) - Wendy Guiry

Perhaps invalid: description very brief "De coleur rose pâle." - (26 May 2008) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

Created: 21 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 26 May 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 May 2019.

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