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Thamnoclonium latifrons Endlicher & Diesing 1845

Publication details
Thamnoclonium latifrons Endlicher & Diesing 1845: 289

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Thamnoclonium is Thamnoclonium hirsutum Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Howella latifrons (Endlicher & Diesing) C.W.Schneider, L.G.Kraft & G.W.Saunders

Type information
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva & al. 1996: 205). Type: Pöppig; (Index Nominum Algarum

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Schneider, C.W., Popolizio, T.R., Kraft, L.G.K. & Saunders, G.W. (2019). New species of Galene and Howella gen. nov. (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) from the mesophotic zone off Bermuda. Phycologia 58(6): 690-697.

Key references
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.

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