Carlskottsbergia antarctica (J.D.Hooker & )
Carlskottsbergia antarctica (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Athanasiadis 2018: 293
Published in: Athanasiadis, A. (2018 '2019'). Carlskottsbergia antarctica (Hooker fil. & Harv.) gen. & comb. nov., with a re-assessment of Synarthrophyton (Mesophyllaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Nova Hedwigia 108: 291-320, 60 figs.
Publication date: "Published online October 12, 2018"
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Carlskottsbergia.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Syntype localities: "Hab. Var. ß. Herrnite Island, Cape Horn ; the Falkland Islands, and Kerguelen's Land; encrusting shells, and the sterns of Algae, particularly of Ballia Brunonis." (Harvey & Hooker 1847: 482). Lectotype: J.D. Hooker; BM unnumbered (Wilks & Woelkerling 1995: 560). Notes: Lectotype locality: Hermite Island (Cape Horn). Designated by May & Woelkerling (1988: 68).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to the Antarctic (Stearn 1973).
Melobesia verrucata var. antarctica J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1847
Melobesia antarctica (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1849
Lithophyllum antarcticum (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Rosanoff 1866
Lithothamnion antarcticum (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Heydrich 1901
This is a marine species.
Created: 16 May 2019 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 July 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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Athanasiadis, A. (2018 '2019'). Carlskottsbergia antarctica (Hooker fil. & Harv.) gen. & comb. nov., with a re-assessment of Synarthrophyton (Mesophyllaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Nova Hedwigia 108: 291-320, 60 figs.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2019.