Aglaothamnion caudatum (J.Agardh) Feldmann-Mazoyer 1941
Aglaothamnion caudatum (J.Agardh) Feldmann-Mazoyer 1941: 466
Publication date: 17 May 1941
The type species (holotype) of the genus Aglaothamnion is Aglaothamnion furcellariae (J.Agardh) Feldmann-Mazoyer.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Callithamnion caudatum J.Agardh
Type locality: In oceano atlantico ad oras Galliae; (Dixon & Price 1981: 132) Lectotype: LD; Herb. Alg. Agardh 18386 (Dixon & Price 1981: 132) Notes: Other material: LD, Herb. Alg. Agardh 18390. Numerous other specimens exist (BM, TCD, etc.), distributed by J. Agardh but it would seem best to exclude these because of doubts to their provenance
Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a tail-like appendage (Sreenivasa Rao 1965).
This is a marine species.
Created: 06 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 09 February 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 February 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 September 2022