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Acrothamnion butlerae (Collins) Kylin 1956

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Ceramiaceae
Subfamily Ceramioideae
Tribe Antithamnieae
Genus Acrothamnion

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Acrothamnion butlerae (Collins) Kylin
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Publication details
Acrothamnion butlerae (Collins) Kylin 1956: 375 (as 'Butleriae' )

Published in: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Acrothamnion is Acrothamnion pulchellum J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Antithamnion butlerae Collins

Type information
Type locality: Kingston, Jamaica (Collins 1901: 258). Notes: Typus non designatus (Athanasiadis 1996: 136).

Eponomy
Named for "Miss Eloise Butler of Minneapolis, Minn." who made early collections.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Antithamnion butlerae Collins 1901

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 128: [1]-221.

Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Soares, L.P., Carneiro, P.B de M. & Fujii, M.T. (2018). New records of red seaweeds to the coast of Ceará State, northeastern Brazil. Hoehnea 45(2): 323-347, 11 figs.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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