Centroceras micracanthum Kützing 1841
Centroceras micracanthum Kützing 1841: 741
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1842 '1841'). Ueber Ceramium Ag. Linnaea 15: 727-746.
Publication date: February-March 1842
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Won, Cho & Fredericq 2009: 235). Lectotype: (Won, Cho & Fredericq 2009: 235). Notes: Lectotype: L-0193939 (#939285-83) designated by Won et al. (2009: 235).
Centroceras cryptacanthum Kützing 1841
Centroceras leptacanthum Kützing 1841
Centroceras macracanthum Kützing 1842
Centroceras clavulatum var. macracanthum (Kützing) Grunow 1874
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Centroceras cryptacanthum Kützing)
Atlantic Islands: Cape Verde Islands (Price, John & Lawson 1986).
(as Centroceras micracanthum Kützing)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Schneider et al. 2015).
Central America: Panama (Won, Cho & Fredericq 2009 ).
Caribbean Islands: Virgin Islands (US) (Schneider et al. 2015).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013).
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. , 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Schneider, C.W., Ciancola, E.N., Popolizio, T.R., Spagnuolo, D.S. & Lane, C .E. (2015). A molecular-assisted alpha taxonomic study of the genus Centroceras (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyte) in Bermuda reveals two novel species. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 30(1): 15-33.
Won, B.Y., Cho, T.O. & Fredericq, S. (2009). Morphological and molecular characterization of species of the genus Centroceras (Ceramiaceae, Ceramiales), including two new species. Journal of Phycology 45: 227-250.
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