Callithamnion apiculatum P. & H. , nom. illeg.
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, -283. Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe): Imprimerie du Gouvernment.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
This is a marine species.
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.