Hollenbergia subulata ( ) E.M.
Hollenbergia subulata (Harvey) E.M.Wollaston 1972: 81, figs 18-21
Published in: Wollaston, E.M. (1972). Antithamnion and related genera occurring on the Pacific coast of North America. Syesis 4: 73-92.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Hollenbergia.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Callithamnion subulatum Harvey
Type locality: "On small stones, sandy beach, Esquimalt, Dr. LyalL" [Esquimault, British Columbia, Canada] (Harvey 1862: 175). Lectotype: Lyall; ‘on a sandy beach, February 1859’. TCD (Wollaston 1972: 82).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), subulate, awl-shaped, i.e., tapering from a narrow or moderately broad base to a very fine point (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 127: 1-221.
Created: 13 April 1998 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 19 February 2019.