Aglaothamnion gallicum (Nägeli) ex Ardré 1970
Aglaothamnion gallicum (Nägeli) Halos ex Ardré Falmouth, Cornwall, England
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Aglaothamnion gallicum (Nägeli) Halos ex Ardré 1970: 174
Published in: Ardré, F. (1970). Contribution à l'étude des algues marines du Portugal. I. La flore. Portugaliae Acta Biologica, Série B, Sistemática, Ecologia, Biogeografia e Paleontologia 10: 137-555.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Aglaothamnion is Aglaothamnion furcellariae (J.Agardh) Feldmann-Mazoyer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gaillona gallica (Nägeli) Athanasiadis
Maschalosporium gallicum Nägeli
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), from France.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Ardré (1970: 174) cited Halos's thesis in her treatment of Aglothamnion gallicum, but it is not clear whether Halos's Third-cycle thesis from the Université de Paris was published in a manner that fits the ICN's current requirements for effective publication.
All records of Aglaothamnion brodiei from the Mediterranean Sea that are based on Feldmann-Mazoyer's concept of this taxon should be referred to Aglaothamnion gallicum (Furnari et al., 1999, following Maggs & Hommersand, 1994).
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.
Halos, M.-Th. (1964). Étude morphologique et systématique des quelques Ceramiacées de la Manche. Thèse 3e cycle. Paris: Université de Paris.
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.
Nielsen, R. & Lundsteen, S. (2019). Danmarks havalger Bind 1 Rødalger (Rhodophyta). Scientia Danica. Series B, Biologica 7: -398, col. figs and distributional maps.
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