Ceramium virgatum J.D.Hooker & , nom. illeg.
Ceramium virgatum J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1848: 445, nom. illeg.
Published in: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1848). Algae Novae Zelandiae. (Supplementum primum.). London Journal of Botany 7: 443-445.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), twiggy, long and slender or streaked, rod-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Ceramium virgatum Roth, 1797. - (3 Feb 2008) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 12 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 November 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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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 20 May 2019.