Pterothamnion confusum (J. )
Pterothamnion confusum (J.Agardh) Athanasiadis 1996: 65, fig. 19A-D
Published in: Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 127: 1-221.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Callithamnion confusum J.Agardh
Type locality: "Ad Novam Zelandiam (Lyall!)." [Chalky Bay, west coast Middle Island, New Zealand] (Athanasiadis 1996: 65). Holotype: D. Lyall; Feb. 1851; TCD (Athanasiadis 1996: 65). Notes: Isotype in LD, herb. alg. agardh, no. 17964 ‘Wrangelia ? squarrulosa H... var. ß.. Nov. Zealandia Lyall’ (Athanasiadis, 1996: 65).
Subgenus Pterothamnion Section Tetrakladion
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), confused.
Antithamnion lindaueri G.Feldmann 1950
Platythamnion lindaueri (Feldmann) N.M.Adams 1991
Pterothamnion lindaueri (G.Feldmann) Athanasiadis & Kraft 1994
This is a marine species.
Created: 04 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 October 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 October 2018.