Callithamnion affine Kützing, nom. illeg. 1843
Callithamnion affine Kützing 1843: 371, nom. illeg.
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, -142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 14-16 Sep 1843
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colaconema savianum (Meneghini) R.Nielsen
Type locality: an Hormoceras moniliforme im Adriat. Meer (Kützing 1843: 371).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), neighbouring, allied to, akin to (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: non Callithamnion affine Harvey, 1833. - (22 Apr 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
Created: 22 April 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 March 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 01 August 2021.