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Ceramium wilsonii Womersley 2004

Publication details
Ceramium wilsonii Womersley 2004: 209, figs 15-19

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (2004). Additions to the marine algal flora of southern Australia. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 128: 205-212.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria, Australia (Womersley 2004: 210). Holotype: J.B. Wilson; 4.ii.l889; MEL 45466 (Womersley 2004: 210). Notes: Holotype in MEL, 45466 is a tetrasporangial plant. Paratypes, same locality and collector, 28.i.1886 (NSW, 138572) and Western Port, Victoria, J.B. Wilson, 5.i.1885; MEL 45467, cystocarpic.

Named for J.B. Wilson, the collector.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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