Pterothamnion villosum ( ) &
Pterothamnion villosum (Kylin) Athanasiadis & Kraft 1994: 130
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.
Platythamnion villosum Kylin
Type locality: Friday Harbor, Wasington (Silva 1979: 328). Lectotype: H. Kylin; LD (Lindstrom & Gabrielson 1989
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), villous, shaggy with farily long soft straight not interwoven ascending hairs (Stearn 1973).
Platythamnion villosum Kylin 1925
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 127: 1-221.
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