Ceramium plumosum ( )
Plumaria plumosa (Hudson) Kuntze Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland; rocks at MLWN
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Ceramium plumosum (Hudson) Roth 1806: 133
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plumaria plumosa (Hudson) Kuntze
Fucus plumosus Hudson
Type locality: England (Maggs & Hommersand 1993). Lectotype: Dillenius in Ray (1762, pl. 2: fig. 5) (epitype) (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 35).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), feathery (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Created: 26 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 01 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 February 2019.