Antithamnion veleroae W.R.Taylor
Antithamnion veleroae W.R.Taylor 1945: 261, 262
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Antithamnionella ternifolia (Hooker fil. & Harvey) Lyle
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: South of Black Beach Anchorage, I. Santa María, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (Taylor 1945: 261, 262). Type: W.R. Taylor no. 34-394B p.p.; 30 January 1934; the major element among epiphytes on Prionitis which grew on surf-beaten rocks. Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 261, 262).
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 127: 1-221.
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Verified by: 13 October 2015 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 25 June 2019.