Callithamnion pulchellum Harvey, nom. illeg. 1855

Publication Details
Callithamnion pulchellum Harvey, nom. illeg. 1855: 561

Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1855). Some account of the marine botany of the colony of western Australia. Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy 22: 525-566.

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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
Syntype localities: Rottnest Island and Cape Riche, Western Australia; (Silva & al. 1996: 372)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful and little (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 27 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 13 October 2015

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 13 October 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 April 2024

 
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