Ceramium strobiliforme G.W.Lawson & D.M.
Ceramium strobiliforme G.W.Lawson & D.M.John 1982: 287, pl. 44: figs 6, 7
Published in: Lawson, G.W. & John, D.M. (1982). The marine algae and coastal environment of tropical west Africa. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 70: 1-455.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Vernon Bank, Ghana (Lawson & John 1987: 273). Holotype: 11 April 1978; British Museum (Natural History), London (BM) 8791 (Lawson & John 1987: 273).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium strobiliforme G.W.Lawson & D.M.John)
Europe: Greece (Tsirika & Haritonidis 2005), Italy (Furnari, Cormaci & Serio 1999, Gómez Garreta et al. 2001, Furnari et al. 2003, Furnari et al. 2003, Cormaci et al. 2004 ).
This species is considered to have been introduced into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 137), probably by shipping, being first found in the Salina Islands, italy, in 1992; it is now found in Greece and Italy. - (4 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. , 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. -362, many photograph and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.
Created: 05 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 June 2017.