Ceramium strictum Roth 1806: 130
Published in: Roth, A.G. [=A.W.] (1806). Catalecta botanica quibus plantae novae et minus cognitae describuntur atque illustrantur. Fasciculus tertius cum tabulis aenaeis XII. pp. [i-viii], -350, [1-2, index pi.], [1-6, index] [1, err.], pls I-XII. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: in Bibliopolio Io. Fr. Gleditschiano.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), drawn close together, very upright, very straight (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Athanasiadis (1996: 122), the identity of this species is unknown.
INA: "based on specimen sent by Turner under the name Conferva stricta; usually considered as Ceramium strictum (Mertens ex Dillwyn) Roth, but technically [an] independent taxon." - (17 Apr 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
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.
Bates, C.R., Saunders, G.W. & Chopin, T. (2005). An assessment of two taxonomic distinctness indices for detecting seaweed assemblage responses to environmental stress. Botanica Marina 48: 231-243.
Created: 06 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 April 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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Delivopoulos, S.D. (1991). Ultrastructure of degenerating pit plugs in the developing carposporophyte of Ceramium strictum Greville and Harvey (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales).. The Faculty Press 65: 23-30.
Delivopoulos, S.G. & Diannelidis, B.E. (1990). Ultrastructure of carpospore differentiation in the red alga Ceramium strictum Greville and Harvey (Ceramiales, Ceramiaceae). Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique 11(1): 9-21, 29 figs.
Delivopoulos, S.G. & Diannelidis, B.E. (1991). Ultrastructure of carposporophyte development in the red alga Ceramium strictum (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales). Microbios 65: 78-91.
Delivopoulos, S.G. (1990). Ultrastructure of the fusion cell in Ceramium strictum (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales). Cytobios 63: 177-184.
Gabrielsen, T.M., Brochman, C. & Rueness, J. (2013). Phylogeny and interfertility of North Atlantic populations of 'Ceramium strictum' (Ceramiales, Rhodphyta): how many species?. European Journal of Phycology 38(1): 1-13.
Garbary, D.J. & McDonald, R. (1996). Fluorescent labelling of the cytoskeleton in Ceramium strictum (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 32: 85-93, 31 figs, 1 table.
Rueness, J. & Kornfeldt, R.A. (1992). Ecotypic differentiation in salinity responses of Ceramium strictum (Rhodophyta) from Scandinavian waters.. Sarsia 77: 207-212.
Rueness, J. (1973). Culture and field observations on growth and reproduction of Ceramium strictum Harv. from the Oslofjord, Norway. Nor. J. Bot. 20: 61-65.
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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 21 November 2018.