Callithamnion sepositum ( ) P.S. & J.H.Price 1981
Callithamnion sepositum (Gunnerus) P.S.Dixon & J.H.Price Blue Lagoon, Co. Mayo; on mussels. Plants to 33 mm.
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Callithamnion sepositum (Gunnerus) P.S.Dixon & J.H.Price 1981: 124
Published in: Dixon, P.S. & Price, J.H. (1981). The genus Callithamnion (Rhodophyta: Ceramiaceae) in the British Isles. Bulletin of the Britsh Museum (Natural History), Botany 9: 99-141.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gaillona seposita (Gunnerus) Athanasiadis
Conferva seposita Gunnerus
Type locality: Lhanfaethly, Anglesey, Caernavon, Wales (Dixon & Price 1981: 138). Lectotype: Green; undated; OXF (Dixon & Price 1981: 138). Notes: Comments: the lectotype selected is also the lectotype of Conferva purpurascens Hudson (q.v.).
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), disregarded, isolated, reserved.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. , 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 22 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Bárbara, I., Cremades, J. & Granja, A. (1992). Sobre la presencia de Callithamnion sepositum (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) en las costas de la Península Ibérica. Anales Jardín Botánico de Madrid 50(1): 111-113, 1 fig, 1 table.
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