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Callithamnion acutum Kylin

Publication details
Callithamnion acutum Kylin 1925: 55

Published in: Kylin, H. (1925). The marine red algae in the vicinity of of the Biological Station at Friday Harbor, Wash. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, Ny Följd, Andra Afdelningen 21(9): 1-87, 47 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Callithamnion is Callithamnion corymbosum (Smith) Lyngbye.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), acute, pointed; i.e. narrowing gradually and making an angle of less than 90° (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Callithamnion californicum N.L.Gardner 1927

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (1987). Records and notes on Alaskan marine algae. II.. Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 16: 223-232.

Key references
Wynne, M.J. (1987). Records and notes on Alaskan marine algae. II.. Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 16: 223-232.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 February 2019.

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