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Callithamnion acrospermum J.Agardh 1851

Publication details
Callithamnion acrospermum J.Agardh 1851: 52

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Callithamnion is Callithamnion corymbosum (Smith) Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Callithamnion hookeri (Dillwyn) S.F.Gray

Type information
Type locality: "in Oceano atlantico ad oras Galliae" (Dixon & Price 1981: 131). Lectotype: LD, Herb, Alg. Agardh 18295 (Dixon & Price 1981: 131). Notes: Other material: LD, Herb. Alg. Agardh 18296

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Dixon, P.S. & Price, J.H. (1981). The genus Callithamnion (Rhodophyta: Ceramiaceae) in the British Isles. Bulletin of the Britsh Museum (Natural History), Botany 9: 99-141.

Key references
Dixon, P.S. & Price, J.H. (1981). The genus Callithamnion (Rhodophyta: Ceramiaceae) in the British Isles. Bulletin of the Britsh Museum (Natural History), Botany 9: 99-141.

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