Antithamnion plumula var. refractum (Kützing)
Antithamnion plumula var. refractum (Kützing) Schiffner in Schiffner & Vatova 1938: 238
Published in: Schiffner, V. & Vatova, A. (1938). Le alghe della Laguna di Venezia. Sezione I. Chlorophyceae - Phaeophyceae - Rhodophyceae. (Appendix: Myxophyceae). In: La Laguna di Venezia. (Brunelli, G., Magrini, G., Milani, L. & Orsi, P. Eds) Vol.III, Parte V, Tomo IX, Fascicolo i, pp. -250. Venezia: C. Ferrari.
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.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Antithamnion plumula var. refractum (Kützing) Schiffner)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Giaccone 1978).
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (1996). Morphology and classification of the Ceramioideae (Rhodophyta) based on phylogenetic principles. Opera Botanica 127: 1-221.
Created: 21 May 1999 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 17 March 2018.