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Callithamnion preissii Sonder 1845

Publication details
Callithamnion preissii Sonder 1845: 52 ('Callithamnium')

Published in: Sonder, G. (1845). Nova algarum genera et species, quas in itinere ad oras occidentales Novae Hollandiae, collegit L. Priess, Ph. Dr. Botanische Zeitung 3: 49-57.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Callithamnion is Callithamnion corymbosum (Smith) Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrothamnion preissii (Sonder) E.M.Wollaston

Type information
Type locality: Rottnest Island, Western Australia. (Sonder 1845: 53). Holotype: Preiss No. 2536; MEL 10260 (Yoshida 1998: 866). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Wollaston (1968: 323)

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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
Wollaston, E.M. (1968). Morphology and taxonomy of Southern Australian genera of Crouanieae Schmitz (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 16: 217-417, 42 figs, 10 pls, 1 table.

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