Callithamnion furcellariae J.
Callithamnion furcellariae J.Agardh 1851: 37
Original publication: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, -336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Aglaothamnion tenuissimum (Bonnemaison) Feldmann-Mazoyer
Origin of species name
resembling, or growing on or in species of the genus Furcellaria.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Type locality: Bohuslän, Sweden (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 373). Type: LD herb. alg. Agardh 19087 (Yoshida 1998: 869).
Asia: Japan (Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990).
According to Maggs & Hommersand (1993) this species is a synonym of Aglaothamnion byssoides (Arnott ex Harvey in W. J. Hooker) LHardy-Halos & Rueness.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Callithamnion&species=furcellariae
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Callithamnion&Species=furcellariae
Created: 12 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 316 times since it was created.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Kylin, H. (1916). Über Callithamnion furcellariae J. A. Ag. und Callithamnion hiemale Kjellman. Botaniska Notiser 1916: 65-67.
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.