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Ceramium crassum Okamura 1930

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Ceramiaceae
Subfamily Ceramioideae
Tribe Ceramieae
Genus Ceramium

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Ceramium crassum Okamura
Peter the Great Bay, Russia. 27 Mar 2012. Oksana Belous. © Oksana Belous (ksu_bio@mail.ru).

Ceramium crassum Okamura
Peter the Great Bay, Russia. 27 Mar 2012. Oksana Belous. © Oksana Belous (ksu_bio@mail.ru).

Ceramium crassum Okamura
1. Fragment showing straight branches in the upper part. 2. Habit. Russia, Peter the Great Bay.. 29 Feb 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru). © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

 

Sporochnus comosus C.Agardh

Campylaephora crassa (Okamura) Nakamura 1. Fragment showing straight branches in the upper part. 2. Habit. Russia, Peter the Great Bay.
© Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru)

Publication details
Ceramium crassum Okamura 1930: 26, pl. CCLXIX [269]; figs 1-10

Published in: Okamura, K. (1930). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. VI pp. 19-38 (39) (English, 28-39 misnumbered 21-30), 19-37 (38) (Japanese), Plates CCLXI-CCLXX. Tokyo: published by the author.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Campylaephora crassa (Okamura) Nakamura

Type information
Type locality: Tyoshi, Enoshima, Japan (Boo & Yoshida 1991: 97). Lectotype: January 1923; SAP (Boo & Yoshida 1991: 97). Notes: Herbarium: Herb. Universitatis Imperialis Tokioensis (TI), now on loan to Hokkaido University (SAP).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Nakamura, Y. (1950). New Ceramium and Campylaephora from Japan. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 3: 155-172.

Key references
Boo, S.-M. & Yoshida, T. (1991). Typification of three names in Campylaephora (Rhodophyta: Ceramiaceae). Taxon 40: 95-99.

Nakamura, Y. (1965). Species of the genera Ceramium and Campylaephora, especially those of northern Japan. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 5(2): 119-180.

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