Pterothamnion plumula var. refractum (Kützing) Cormachi &
Pterothamnion plumula var. refractum (Kützing) Cormachi & Furnari in Giaccone et al. 1985: 773
Published in: Giaccone, G., Colonna, P., Graziano, C., Mannino, A.M., Tornatore, E., Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Scammacca, B. (1985). Revisione della flora marina di Sicilia e isole minori. Bollettino della Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali in Catania 18: 537-781.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pterothamnion crispum (Ducluzeau) Nägeli
Callithamnion refractum Kützing
Type locality: Spalato, Im Adriatischen Meere. (Athanasiadis 1996: 69). Lectotype: L Slide No. 939.194.1087 A (Athanasiadis 1996: 69).
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), diminutive of "pluma", a wing; plumule (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 06 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 March 2018.