Anotrichium tenue var. thyrsigerum ( ex ) H.S.Kim & I.K.Lee
Anotrichium tenue var. thyrsigerum (Thwaites ex Harvey) H.S.Kim & I.K.Lee 1992: 159
Published in: Kim, H.-S. & Lee, I.K. (1991). Two species of Anotrichium Naegeli (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) in Korea, specially referred to the subgeneric groups. Korean Journal of Phycology 6(1): 13-22, 4 figs, 1 table.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Anotrichium tenue (C.Agardh) Nägeli
Lectotype locality: Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Womersley 1998: 341). Lectotype: Herb. Harvey, TCD 533A (Womersley 1998: 341). Notes: Syntypes: King George Sound (533B), Cape Riche (533C), Newcastle, N.S.W. (533M).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Womersley (1998) this is a currently accepted name.
Griffithsia tenuis senso lato C. Agardh 1828: 131 (as 'Griffitsia'). - (22 Dec 2008) - Wendy Guiry
Womersley (1998) notes that this variety is widely distributed in temperate and mixed temperate-tropic waters of southern Africa, the Indian Ocean , southern and eastern Australia, and Hawaii, in the lower eulittoral to upper sublittoral.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Kim, H.-S. & Lee, I.K. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 5.Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae: Ceramiales: Ceramiaceae I (Non-corticate species). pp. [1-4], 1-152, figs 1-105. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. -535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 14 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Lee, I.K. (1992). A short note on Anotrichium tenue (C. Agardh) Nägeli var. thyrsigerum (Thwaites ex Harvey) Kim et Lee. Korean Journal of Phycology 7(1): 159.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 February 2020.