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Boreothamnion villosum M.J.Wynne

Publication details
Boreothamnion villosum M.J.Wynne 1980: 209, figs 1, 3, 5-9, 11-14

Published in: Wynne, M.J. (1980). Boreothamnion (Ceramiaceae, Ceramiales), a new red algal genus from Alaska. Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 14: 209-219.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Boreothamnion.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), villous, shaggy with farily long soft straight not interwoven ascending hairs (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Tokidaea villosa (M.J.Wynne) Perestenko 1996

Taxonomic notes
Wynne (pers. comm., 27 January 2003) does not accept the tranfer of this entity to Tokidaea.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 23 February 2019.

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