Ceramium musciforme ( ) Ruchinger
Hypnea musciformis (Wulfen) J.V.Lamouroux Madeira, with Cystoseira compressa
Ceramium musciforme (Wulfen) Ruchinger 1818: 264
Published in: Ruchinger, G. (1818). Flora dei lidi veneti. pp. [i-iii], -304. In Venezia [Venice]: Presso Gio. Giacomo Fuchs Dalla Tip. Picotti.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hypnea musciformis (Wulfen) J.V.Lamouroux
Fucus musciformis Wulfen
Type locality: Trieste, Italy (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 300).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), moss-like.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Lamouroux, J.V.F. (1813). Essai sur les genres de la famille des thalassiophytes non articulées. Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris 20: 21-47, 115-139, 267-293, pls 7-13.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 20 July 2018.