Ceramium fastigiatum ( ) R.H.Wiggers 1780
Ceramium fastigiatum (Linnaeus) R.H.Wiggers 1780: 91
Published in: Wiggers, F.H. (1780). Primitiae florae holsaticae; quas praeside D. Joh. Christiano Kerstens. pp. [i-viii], 1-112. Kiliae [Kiel]: litteris Mich. Frider. Bartschii Acad. Typogr.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ceramium is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Furcellaria lumbricalis (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux
Fucus fastigiatus Linnaeus
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fastigiate, with branches clustered, parallel and erect, giving a narrow elongated habit (occasionally meaning branched reaching to the same height) (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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: 09 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Yabu, H., Notoya, M. & Fukui, K. (1981). Nuclear division in Ceramium fastigiatum Harvey and Sorella repens (Okam.) Hollenberg (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). Japanese Journal of Phycology 32: 221-224.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2021.