Callithamnion collabens ( ) L.McIvor &
Aristothamnion collabens (Rudolphi) Papenfuss Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Callithamnion collabens (Rudolphi) L.McIvor & Maggs 2002: 443
Published in: McIvor, L., Maggs, C.A. & Stanhope, M.J. (2002). RbcL sequences indicate a single evolutionary origin of multinucleate cells in the red algal tribe Callithamnieae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 23: 433-446.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Asperocaulon collabens Rudolphi
Type locality: Table Bay or Gordons Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 382). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Papenfuss (1968b: 269).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), collapsing (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
McIvor, L., Maggs, C.A. & Stanhope, M.J. (2002). RbcL sequences indicate a single evolutionary origin of multinucleate cells in the red algal tribe Callithamnieae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 23: 433-446.
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. -596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
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.
Created: 02 August 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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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 17 January 2019.