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Callithamnion humile Kützing

Publication details
Callithamnion humile Kützing 1849: 639

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Hommersandiella humilis (Kützing) Alongi, Cormaci & G.Furnari

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), low, low-growing (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 05 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 December 2007 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Stegenga, H. (1989). On the identity of Callithamnion humile Kuetzing (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). South African Journal of Botany 55: 76-78.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2018.

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