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Antithamnion compactum (Grunow) Schiffner

Publication details
Antithamnion compactum (Grunow) Schiffner in Schiffner & Biebl 1944: 110

Published in: Schiffner, V. & Biebl, R. (1944). Die Blasenzellen der Gattung Antithamnion. Hedwigia 82: 99-126.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Antithamnion is Antithamnion cruciatum (C.Agardh) Nägeli.

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

Basionym
Sporacanthus compactus Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Gibralter (Grunow 1868: 60). Type: HBG (Athanasiadis 1996: 154).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Antithamnion Section Enallassomena

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), compact (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sporacanthus compactus Grunow 1868

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Antithamnion diminuatum var. polyglandulum Stegenga 1986
Antithamnion eliseae R.E.Norris 1987

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 127: 1-221.

Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 June 2019.

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