Pterothamnion recurvatum ( ) &
Pterothamnion recurvatum (Wollaston) Athanasiadis & Kraft 1994: 130
Published in: Athanasiadis, A. & Kraft, G.T. (1994). Description of Pterothamnion squarrulosum (Harvey) comb. nov. from south-eastern Australia and southern New Zealand, with a taxonomic re-assessment of the genera Pterothamnion, Platythamnion and Glandothamnus (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 29: 119-133, 27 figs, 1 table.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Middle Reef of Moss Beach, Monterey Co., California, USA (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 422). Holotype: L.E. Hair GMS 678 (Abbott 7379); 10 Dec 1966?; (Athanasiadis 1996: 74). Notes: Current location of TYPE unknown (perhaps in Hawai'i).
Subgenus Pterothamnion Section Tetrakladion
Platythamnion recurvatum E.M.Wollaston 1972
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 127: 1-221.
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