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Pterothamnion pusillum (Ruprecht) Nägeli

Publication details
Pterothamnion pusillum (Ruprecht) Nägeli 1862: 414

Published in: Nägeli, C. (1862 '1861'). Beiträge zur morphologie und systematik der Ceramiaceae. Sitzungsberichte der Königlichen Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu München 1861(2): 297-415, 30 figs, 1 pl.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pterothamnion is Pterothamnion plumula (J.Ellis) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scagelothamnion pusillum (Ruprecht) Athanasiadis

Basionym
Callithamnion pusillum Ruprecht

Type information
Nova Zemlja, Arctic Russia (Athanasiadis 1996: 87). Lectotype: LE (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 30).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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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