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Ceramium polyceras (Kützing) Zanardini

Publication details
Ceramium polyceras (Kützing) Zanardini 1847: 223

Published in: Zanardini, G. (1847). Notizie intorno alle cellulari marine delle lagune e de'litorali di Venezia (I). Atti del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 6: 185-262, 1 plate.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Hormoceras polyceras Kützing

Type information
Type locality: adriat. bei Spalato (Silva 1996-to date).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hormoceras polyceras Kützing

Habitat notes
Growing on algae (e.g., Cystoseira sp.) and mussels (e.g., Mytilus edulis) (Wolf et al. 2011). - (6 Feb 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

Wolf, M.A., Sciuto, K., Maggs, C.A., de Barros-Barreto, M.B.B., Andreoli, C. & Moro, I. (2011). Ceramium Roth (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from Venice lagoon (Adriatic Sea, Italy): Comparative study of Mediterranean and Atlantic taxa. Taxon 60(6): 1584-1595.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 May 2019.

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