Ceramium spinosum ( ) Ruchinger, nom. illeg.
Ceramium spinosum (Linnaeus) Ruchinger 1818: 264, nom. illeg.
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 Eucheuma denticulatum (N.L.Burman) Collins & Hervey
Fucus spinosus Linnaeus
Type locality: Cap. b. spei [Cape of Good Hope]
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiny.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: Basionym illegitimate. - (19 May 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 May 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 264 times since it was created.
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Cite this record as:
Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2019.