Pteroceras cancellatum Kützing 1849
Pteroceras cancellatum Kützing 1849: 690
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 23-24 July 1849
This is the type species (non designatus) of the genus Pteroceras.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceramium planum Kützing
Type locality: Ad Caput Bonae Spei: Gaudichaud (Ceramium cancellatum C.A. Agardh) (Index Nominum Algarum).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Ceramium cancellatum C.Agardh, the supposed basionym is an illegitimate later homonym and is treated by INA as a new name. - (21 Oct 2010) - Wendy Guiry
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.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Created: 21 October 2010 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 25 May 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2021.