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Ceramium plumosum (Hudson) Roth

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Suborder Ceramiineae
Family Ceramiaceae
Subfamily Ceramioideae
Tribe Ceramieae
Genus Ceramium

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Ceramium plumosum (Hudson) Roth
Zeeland delta, Netherlands. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Ceramium plumosum (Hudson) Roth
lower intertidial, Spain, Galicia, Ría de Coruña, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ceramium plumosum (Hudson) Roth
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland; pools at MLWN; apices. 12 Aug 2002. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ceramium plumosum (Hudson) Roth
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland; rocks at MLWN. 12 Aug 2002. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ceramium plumosum (Hudson) Roth
Muigh Inis, Co. Galway, Ireland; on rock. 13 Apr 2006. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Plumaria plumosa (Hudson) Kuntze Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland; rocks at MLWN
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
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], [1]-350, [1-2, index pi.], [1-6, index] [1, err.], pls I-XII. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: in Bibliopolio Io. Fr. Gleditschiano.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Plumaria plumosa (Hudson) Kuntze

Basionym
Fucus plumosus Hudson

Type information
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).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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

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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.

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