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Ceramium cirrosum (Roth) C.Agardh

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

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Ceramium cirrosum (Roth) C.Agardh
Muigh Inis, Co. Galway; intertidal lagoon. 13 Jul 2018. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Ceramium cirrosum (Roth) C.Agardh
Silver Strand, Galway Bay, Ireland; epiphytic on Polyides rotundus. 06 Apr 2012. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Ceramium cirrosum (Roth) C.Agardh
Selce, northern Croatia. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Ceramium cirrosum (Roth) C.Agardh
microscope, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ceramium cirrosum (Roth) C.Agardh
microscope, Ría de A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 2007. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Ceramium cirrosum (Roth) C.Agardh
epiphytic on depauperate plant Cystoseira baccata, San Román, Lugo, Galicia, Spain, 2008. 03 Jun 2008. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

 

Sphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C.Agardh epiphytic on depauperate plant Cystoseira baccata, San Román, Lugo, Galicia, Spain, 2008
© Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication details
Ceramium cirrosum (Roth) C.Agardh 1811: 21

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1811). Dispositio algarum Sueciae, quam publico examini subjiciunt Carl Adolph Agardh... & Johannes Bruzelius, Scanus. Die xi decembris mdcccxi. p. ii. h. & l.s. pp. Pars 2: [i], 17-26. Lundae: Litteris Berlingianis.
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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 Sphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C.Agardh

Basionym
Conferva cirrosa Roth

Type information
Type locality: Trieste, Italy (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 575). Type: WU (Athanasiadis 1996: 197). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Prud'homme van Reine (1982: 225). Womersley (1987: 166) gives the following data: Lectotype from Trieste Italy (Wulfen); neotype in WU.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tendrilled, ending in a narrow curled or wavy appendage (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, [1]-312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].

Created: 29 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 27 July 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 20 July 2019.

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