Callithamnion caespitosum J.Agardh 1851
Colaconema caespitosum (J.Agardh) Jackelman, Stegenga & J.J.BoltonSpiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; on Patella vulgata - 30 September 2007. Michael Guiry (email@example.com)
Callithamnion caespitosum J.Agardh 1851: 18
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, -336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema caespitosum (J.Agardh) Jackelman, Stegenga & J.J.Bolton.
Type locality: Brest; (Athanasiadis 1996: 26) Lectotype: LD; Agardh No. 18011 (Womersley 1994: 56)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), growing in patches or tufts, caespitose (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 20 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 04 June 2019
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 June 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 November 2022