Antithamnionella elegans (Berthold) J.H.Price & D.M.John 1986
Antithamnionella elegans (Berthold) J.H.Price & D.M.John 1986: 16
Published in: Price, J.H., John, D.M. & Lawson, G.W. (1986). Seaweeds of the western coast of tropical Africa and adjacent islands: a critical assessment. IV. Rhodophyta (Florideae). 1. Genera A-F. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Botany 15: 1-122, 1 fig.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Antithamnion elegans Berthold
Type locality: Golfo di Napoli, Italy; (Silva & al. 1996: 380) Notes: "Provisional lectotype": "Funk's (1922, pl. V: fig. 17) illustration". This illustration is based on Bethold's original material (Athanasidis 1996: 113).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 27 February 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 February 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 February 2023