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Antithamnion tenuissimum N.L.Gardner, nom. illeg. 1927

Publication details
Antithamnion tenuissimum N.L.Gardner 1927: 377, nom. illeg.

Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1927). New Rhodophyceae from the Pacific coast of north America. IV. University of California Publications in Botany 13: 373-402, pls 73-83.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Antithamnion is Antithamnion cruciatum (C.Agardh) Nägeli.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Antithamnionella spirographidis (Schiffner) E.M.Wollaston

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very fine (Lewis & Short 1890).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Illegitimate: later homonym of Antithamnion tenuissimum (Hauck) Schiffner, 1916. - (7 Oct 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.

Created: 16 May 2001 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 09 October 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Athanasiadis, A. (1986). A comparative study of Antithamnion tenuissimum and three varieties of A. cruciatum, including var. scandinavicum var. nov. (Rhodophyceae). Nordic Journal of Botany 6: 703-709.
De Toni, G. [=Giuseppe] (1936). Noterelle di nomenclatura algologica, V. L'Antithamnion tenuissimum Gardner 1927. pp. 1 page only. Bresia.
Rueness, J. & Rueness, M. (1973). Life history and nuclear phases of Antithamnion tenuissimum, with special reference to plants bearing both tetrasporangia and spermatangia. Norwegian Journal of Botany 20: 205-210.
Sundene, O. (1964). Antithamnion tenuissimum (Hauck) Schiffner in culture. Nytt Magasin for Botanikk 11: 5-10.
Yoneshigue, Y. & Villaça, R.C. (1989). Antithamnion tenuissimum (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) dans la région de Cabo Frio (État de Rio de Janeiro, Brésil). Première citation pour l'Atlantique Sud. Cryptogamie, Algologie 10: 325-335.

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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 22 April 2021.

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