Callophyllis tenera J. 1849
Callophyllis tenera J.Agardh 1849: 87 (as 'Calophyllis' )
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1849). Algolosgiska bidrag. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 6: 79-89.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Hab. ad Shetlandiam australem." [South Shetland Islands] (Agardh 1849: 87).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), soft, delicate (Brown 1946).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Hommersand, M.H., Moe, R.L., Amsler, C.D. & Fredericq, S. (2009). Notes on the systematics and biogeographical relationships of Antarctic and sub-Antarctic Rhodophyta with descriptions of four new genera and five new species. Botanica Marina 52: 509-534, 6 figs.
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
Created: 29 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 August 2015 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 27 July 2021.