Callithamnion piliferum Kützing
Callithamnion piliferum Kützing 1861: 18, pl. 56, fig. III
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1861). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XI pp. [i-iii], 1-32, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearing hairs (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Entity of uncertain taxonomic position (Furnari et al., 1999). Included in synonymy with Acrochaetium secundatum by Athanasiadis (2016: 87) with a question mark.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 29 September 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 27 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 27 February 2020.