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Antithamnion nigricans N.L.Gardner 1927

Publication details
Antithamnion nigricans N.L.Gardner 1927: 409

Published in: Gardner, N.L. (1927). New Rhodophyceae from the Pacific coast of North America. V.. University of California Publications in Botany 13: 403-434, pls 84-93.

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 Hollenbergia nigricans (N.L.Gardner) Wollaston

Type information
Type locality: Minnesota Seaside Station, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada (Gardner 1927: 409). Type: E. Butler & J. Polley, Phyc. Bor.-Amer. 944 ; on Lessoniopsis littoralis. UC 807955 (Wollaston 1972: 83).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
See Gabrielson, Widdowson & Lindstrom (2004: 102, footnote) concering the additional work required to determine the generic placement of this species. Referred to Antithamnionella by Athanasiadis (1996: 126). - (12 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
Wollaston, E.M. (1972). Antithamnion and related genera occurring on the Pacific coast of North America. Syesis 4: 73-92.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 October 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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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 04 March 2021.

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