Leptothamnion Kützing, 1849
Holotype species: Leptothamnion rabenhorstii Kützing
Currently accepted name for the type species: Aglaothamnion rabenhorstii (Kützing) L'Hardy-Halos
Original publication and holotype designation: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2018-04-16 by M.D. Guiry.
Taxonomic status: This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Callithamnion.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Dixon, P.S. & Price, J.H. (1981). The genus Callithamnion (Rhodophyta: Ceramiaceae) in the British Isles. Bulletin of the Britsh Museum (Natural History), Botany 9: 99-141.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 16 April 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 September 2022