Halothamnion flexuosum (C. ) J.
Pleonosporium flexuosum (C.Agardh) Bornet Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2016
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Halothamnion flexuosum (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1876: 54
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], -724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Halothamnion.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pleonosporium flexuosum (C.Agardh) Bornet
Ceramium flexuosum C.Agardh
Type locality: North Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 420).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zigzag, bent alternately in opposite directions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 June 2013 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 17 July 2019.