Ceramium musciforme ( ) Ruchinger
Hypnea musciformis (Wulfen) J.V.Lamouroux Cape Peron, Western Australia
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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.
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
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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2019.