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Ceratocolax hartzii Rosenvinge

Publication details
Ceratocolax hartzii Rosenvinge 1898: 34

Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1898). Deuxième mémoire sur les algues marines du Groenland. pp. 1-125, 1 pl. Copenhagen: Bianco Luno (F. Dreyer).

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Ceratocolax.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Coccotylus hartzii (Rosenvinge) Le Gall & G.W.Saunders

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

Distributional notes
The record from "Clare" (Dixon & Irvine, 1977: 215), meaning County Clare, is an error for Clare Island, Co. Mayo, the only known Irish record of this species (Cotton, 1912).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Greenland (Silva 1996-to date).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Le Gall, L. & Saunders, G.W. (2010). DNA barcoding is a powerful tool to uncover algal diversity: a case study of the Phyllophoraceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) in the Canadian flora. Journal of Phycology 46(2): 374-389.

Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1977). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 1. Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-252, 90 figs. London: British Museum (Natural History).

Pedersen, P.M. (2011). Grønlands havalger. pp. [1] 7-208. Copenhagen: Forlaget Epsilon.DK.

Zinova, A.D. (1955). Opredelitel burykh vodoroslej severnykh morej SSSR [Determination book of the red algae of the northern seas of the USSR]. pp. 1-219 [+ 1], 169 figs. Moscow & Leningrad: Akad. Nauk SSSR.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Newroth, P.R. & Taylor, A.R.A. (1968). The distribution of Ceratocolax hartzii. British Phycological Journal 31: 543-546.

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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 14 December 2018.

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