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Pteroceras cancellatum Kützing 1849

Publication details
Pteroceras cancellatum Kützing 1849: 690

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

Type species
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 information
Type locality: Ad Caput Bonae Spei: Gaudichaud (Ceramium cancellatum C.A. Agardh) (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Nomenclatural notes
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

General environment
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.

Key references
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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