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Aglaothamnion rigidulum De Clerck, Bolton, R.J.Anderson & Coppejans 2004

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Callithamniaceae
Subfamily Callithamnioideae
Tribe Callithamnieae
Genus Aglaothamnion

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Aglaothamnion rigidulum De Clerck, Bolton, R.J.Anderson & Coppejans
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Publication details
Aglaothamnion rigidulum De Clerck, Bolton, R.J.Anderson & Coppejans 2004: 431-433, figs 1-12

Published in: De Clerck, O., Bolton, J.J., Anderson, R.J. & Coppejans, E. (2004). Aglaothamnion rigidulum nov. spec. (Rhodophyta, Ceramiaceae) from South Africa. Botanica Marina 47: 431-436.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Aglaothamnion is Aglaothamnion furcellariae (J.Agardh) Feldmann-Mazoyer.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Heteroptilon rigidulum (De Clerck, Bolton, R.J.Anderson & Coppejans) Hommersand & De Clerck

Type information
Holotype locality: Palm Beach (30°59'S, 30°16'E), Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa (De Clerck & al. 2004: 433). Holotype: O. De Clerck, T. Schils, H. Verbruggen & E. Demeulenare No. KZN-b 2337; 11 November 2003; Lower intertidal pools. GENT (De Clerck & al. 2004: 433). Notes: Isotype slide in BOL.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat rigid (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 14 December 2004 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 05 September 2007 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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De Clerck, O., Bolton, J.J., Anderson, R.J. & Coppejans, E. (2004). Aglaothamnion rigidulum nov. spec. (Rhodophyta, Ceramiaceae) from South Africa. Botanica Marina 47: 431-436.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.

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