Callithamnion caudatum J. 1841
Callithamnion caudatum J.Agardh 1841: 46
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aglaothamnion caudatum (J.Agardh) Feldmann-Mazoyer
Type locality: In oceano atlantico ad oras Galliae (Dixon & Price 1981: 132). Lectotype: LD Herb. Alg. Agardh 18386 (Dixon & Price 1981: 132). Notes: Other material: LD, Herb. Alg. Agardh 18390. Numerous other specimens exist (BM, TCD, etc.), distributed by J. Agardh but it would seem best to exclude these because of doubts to their provenance
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a tail-like appendage (Sreenivasa Rao 1965).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 25 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 October 2021.