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Antithamnion flagellatum Børgesen 1945

Publication details
Antithamnion flagellatum Børgesen 1945: 5, figs 1, 2

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1945). Some marine algae from Mauritius. III. Rhodophyceae. Part 4. Ceramiales. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Meddelelser 19(10): 68, 35 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Antithamnion is Antithamnion cruciatum (C.Agardh) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Antithamnionella flagellata (Børgesen) I.A.Abbott

Type information
Type locality: Flat Island, Mauritius (Silva & al. 1996: 381). Lectotype: ‘dredged at a depth of 30 fathoms’. Børgesen’s original illustrations (Athanasiadis 1996: 107). Notes: Type: tetrasporophyte; 16 Sept 1925, C809, slide (Cormaci & Furnari 1988). Holotype: C (Schneider, 1984).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Included in synonymy with Antithamnionella graeffei (Grunow) Athanasiadis by Athanasiadis (1996: 107). - (9 Oct 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Abbott, I.A. (1979). Some tropical species related to Antithamnion (Rhodophyta, Ceramiaceae). Phycologia 18: 213-227, 31 figs.

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Taxonomisk litteratur och biogeografi av Skandinaviska rödalger och brunalger. pp. 1-280, 1 map. Göteborg: Algologia.

Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (1988). Antithamnionella elegans (Bethold) Cormaci et Furnari (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) and related species, with the description of two new varieties. Phycologia 27(3): 340-346, 19 figs, 1 table.

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