Antithamnion densum (Suhr) M.Howe 1914

Antithamnion densum (Suhr) M.Howe

Current name: Antithamnion densum (Suhr) M.Howe
Ría de Cedeira, Galicia, Spain, 2016Ignacio Bárbara (

Publication Details
Antithamnion densum (Suhr) M.Howe 1914: 151, pl. 30: fig. 8

Published in: Howe, M.A. (1914). The marine algae of Peru. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 15: 1-185, 44 figs, 66 plates.

Request PDF

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Antithamnion is Antithamnion cruciatum (C.Agardh) Nägeli.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Callithamnion densum Suhr

Type Information
Type locality: "Auf der Frons von Rhodomenia glaphyra S. in Peru."; (Suhr 1840: 281) Holotype: MEL; 692189 (Athanasiadis 1996: 161)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), dense (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 13 May 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 01 February 2024

Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Loading synonyms...
Loading notes...
Loading common names...
Loading distribution...
Loading references...
Loading bibliographical references...
Loading culture providers...

Linking to this page:

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 01 February 2024. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 21 May 2024

Currently in AlgaeBase: