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Carpothamnion gunnianum (Harvey) Kützing

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

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Carpothamnion gunnianum (Harvey) Kützing
Cape Peron, Western Australia. 05 Jun 2019. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Carpothamnion gunnianum (Harvey) Kützing
Cottesloe, Western Australia. 10 Jun 2019. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Carpothamnion gunnianum (Harvey) Kützing
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Mallomonas phasma K.Harris & D.E.Bradley

Carpothamnion gunnianum (Harvey) Kützing Cottesloe, Western Australia
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Publication details
Carpothamnion gunnianum (Harvey) Kützing 1849: 668

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 (holotype) of the genus Carpothamnion is Thamnocarpus gunnianus Harvey.

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

Basionym
Thamnocarpus gunnianus Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Port Arthur, Tasmania (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 387). Lectotype: Gunn; Herb. Harvey, TCD (Womersley 1998: 269).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Thamnocarpus gunnianus Harvey 1844

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Callithamnion penicillatum Harvey 1863
Thamnocarpus penicillatus (Harvey) J.Agardh 1876
Thamnocarpus harveyanus J.Agardh 1876

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hommersand, M.H., Freshwater, D.W., Lopez-Bautista, J.M. & Fredericq, S. (2006). Proposal of the Euptiloteae Hommersand et Fredericq, trib. nov. and transfer of some southern hemisphere Ptiloteae to the Callithamnieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 42: 203-225.

Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

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.

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