Pterothamnion plumula var. bebbii ( ) & G.
Pterothamnion plumula var. bebbii (Reinsch) Cormaci & G.Furnari in Giaccone et al. 1985: 773
Published in: Giaccone, G., Colonna, P., Graziano, C., Mannino, A.M., Tornatore, E., Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Scammacca, B. (1985). Revisione della flora marina di Sicilia e isole minori. Bollettino della Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 18: 537-781.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pterothamnion crispum (Ducluzeau) Nägeli
Callithamnion bebbii Reinsch
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Athanasiadis 1996: 69). Notes: Lectotype: Reinsch’s original illustration, pl. XXVIII (Athanasiadis 1996: 69).
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), diminutive of "pluma", a wing; plumule (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Pterothamnion plumula var. bebbii (Reinsch) Cormaci & G.Furnari)
Europe: Italy (Cecere et al. 1996), Malta (Cormaci et al. 1997), Spain (Rull Lluch & Gómez Garreta 1990, Conde et al. 1996, Rodríguez-Prieto & Polo, L. 1996).
Africa: Tunisia (Ben Maiz, Boudouresque & Quahchi 1987).
Created: 08 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 February 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2018.