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Callithamnion conspicuum (Sonder) Harvey

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Callithamniaceae
Subfamily Callithamnioideae
Tribe Callithamnieae
Genus Callithamnion

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Callithamnion conspicuum (Sonder) Harvey
Augusta, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Callithamnion conspicuum (Sonder) Harvey
Augusta, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Callithamnion conspicuum (Sonder) Harvey
Augusta, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Cymbella angustata (W.Smith) Cleve

Spongoclonium conspicuum Sonder Augusta, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Callithamnion conspicuum (Sonder) Harvey 1859: 335

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 Spongoclonium conspicuum Sonder

Basionym
Spongoclonium conspicuum Sonder

Type information
Type locality: Cape Liptrap, Victoria, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 425). Holotype: Mueller; 1853; (Womersley 1998: 289). Notes: Womersley (1998: 289) notes that the holotype is missing from MEL, 1007336 (see Wollaston (1990: 21).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. 535. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

Created: 28 January 1999 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 26 May 2019.

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