Callithamnion rupicola C.L.
Callithamnion rupicola C.L.Anderson 1894: 360, figs A, B
Published in: Anderson, C.L. (1894). Some new and some old algae but recently recognized on the California coast. Zoë 4: 358-362.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found growing on rocks or cliffs.
%u201CThis material is very small, about 5 mm tall, and may represent Collins%u2019 f. pygmaeum (Phyc. Bor.- Amer. no. 1797), but the writer%u2019s material of that number is not sufficiently good to confirm the relationship.%u201D (Taylor, 1945). - (20 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Monterey Bay, California (Dawson 1962: 34). Type: C. L. Anderson; Herb. New York Botanical Garden (Dawson 1962: 34).
Gabrielson, P.W., Widdowson, T.B. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2004). Keys to the seaweeds and seagrasses of Oregon and California. Phycological Contribution 6: [i]-iv, 1-181.
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
Created: 01 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 May 2019.