Antithamnionella floccosa (O.F.Müller) Whittick 1980
Antithamnionella floccosa (O.F.Müller) WhittickBay of Fundy, New Brunswick, CanadaCoastal Imageworks (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Antithamnionella floccosa (O.F.Müller) Whittick 1980: 77
Published in: Whittick, A. (1980). Antithamnionella floccosa (O. F. Müll.) nov. comb.: a taxonomic re-appraisal of Antithamnion floccosum (O. F. Müll.) Kleen (Rhodophyta: Ceramiaceae). Phycologia 19: 74-79, 12 figs.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Conferva floccosa O.F.Müller
Type locality: "De Norske fjorde" [Norwesgian fjord]; (Müller 1780: pl. 828) (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 14) Notes: Lectotype: illustration in Flora danica (O.F. Müller 1780, pl. 828, fig. 1) selected by Athanasiadis in Maggs and Hommersand (1993: 14).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), woolly.
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 July 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 17 February 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 05 October 2022