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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum (Withering) S.F.Gray, 1821 
AphiaID: 144529

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurhodophytina (Subdivision) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorideophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodymeniophycidae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramiales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamniaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnieae (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion Lyngbye, 1819
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion affine Harvey, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion baileyi Harvey, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion baileyi var. boreale Harvey, 1853 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion baileyi var. laxa Farlow, 1881 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion baileyi var. rochei Harvey, 1853 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion baileyi var. squarrosa Harvey, 1853 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion brachiatum (Bonnemaison) Harvey, 1847
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion fruticulosum J.Agardh, 1841
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion spiniferum Kylin, 1907
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum f. brachiatum (Bonnemaison) Gran, 1897
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum var. brachiatum (Bonnemaison) J.Agardh
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum var. fruticulosum (J.Agardh) Rosenvinge, 1924
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramium brachiatum Bonnemaison, 1822
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramium tetragonum (Withering) C.Agardh, 1817
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConferva tetragona Withering, 1796 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrodspidset rødsky  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbroddhavpryd  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbroddhavpryd  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspetsdun  [details]
Direct child
taxa (4)

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 Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum var. divaricatum Rosenvinge, 1924

Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum f. brachiatum (Bonnemaison) Gran, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum (Withering) S.F.Gray, 1821
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum var. brachiatum (Bonnemaison) J.Agardh accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum (Withering) S.F.Gray, 1821
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum var. fruticulosum (J.Agardh) Rosenvinge, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallithamnion tetragonum (Withering) S.F.Gray, 1821
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (17 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (93 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:77373 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet photosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions up to 20 cm high [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Long Island Sound to Strait of Belle Isle [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat low littoral, tide pools and shallow sublittoral to 10 m growing on stone or as an epiphyte on diverse algae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology Red colour results from the dominance of the pigments phycoerythrin and phycocyanin; this masks the other pigments, chlorophyll a (no chlorophyll b), beta-caratene and a number of unique xanthophylls. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction vegetative reproduction is rare; asexual reproduction is effected by the formation of various kinds of spores; Sexual reproduction is unique in this group due to their passive, non flagellated sperm cells (spermatia) [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144529
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Callithamnion tetragonum (Withering) S.F.Gray, 1821. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=144529 on 2014-09-23
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