Aglaothamnion priceanum , &
Aglaothamnion priceanum Maggs, Guiry & Rueness 1991: 344, figs 1-27
Original publication: Maggs, C.A., Guiry, M.D. & Rueness, J. (1991). Aglaothamnion priceanum sp. nov. (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) from the north-eastern Atlantic: morphology and life history of parasporangial plants. British Phycological Journal 26: 343-352, 27 figs.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Aglaothamnion is Aglaothamnion furcellariae (J.Agardh) Feldmann-Mazoyer.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
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Holotype locality: Clare Island, Co. Mayo, Ireland (Maggs, Guiry & Rueness 1991: 345). Holotype: Maggs; 24 vi 1990; BM (Maggs, Guiry & Rueness 1991: 345). Notes: Holotype illustrated as fig. 35A in Maggs, Guiry & Rueness (1991).
Europe: Britain (Maggs & Hommersand 1993, Hardy & Guiry 2003), Faroe Islands (Nielsen & Gunnarsson 2001), France (Maggs & Hommersand 1993, Dizerbo & Herpe 2007, Anon. 2012), Ireland (Maggs, Guiry & Rueness 1991, Maggs & Hommersand 1993, Hardy & Guiry 2003, Guiry 2012), Norway (Maggs & Hommersand 1993, Rueness 1997).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2011 ).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Aglaothamnion&species=priceanum
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=Aglaothamnion&Species=priceanum
Created: 17 May 1996 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 March 2009 by M.D. Guiry
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Maggs, C.A., Guiry, M.D. & Rueness, J. (1991). Aglaothamnion priceanum sp. nov. (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) from the north-eastern Atlantic: morphology and life history of parasporangial plants. British Phycological Journal 26: 343-352, 27 figs.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:77064