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Ceramium howei Weber Bosse 1923

Publication details
Ceramium howei Weber Bosse 1923: 323, fig. 116

Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1923). Liste des algues du Siboga. III. Rhodophyceae. Seconde partie. Ceramiales. Vol. 59c pp. 311-392, figs 110-142, pls IX, X. Leiden.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Corallophila howei (Weber Bosse) R.E.Norris

Type information
Type locality: Sikka, Flores, Indonesia (Silva & al. 1996: 405). Type: L? (Yoshida 1998: 900). Notes: Norris (1993: 396) gives the following data: Sikka, Flores Island Indonesia (Siboga Expedition, no station no., 9. ii. 1900, holotype, L.

Eponomy
Named for Marshall Avery Howe (1867-1936), American botanist and phycologist.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Key references
Norris, R.E. (1993). Taxonomic studies on Ceramiaceae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) with predominantly basipetal growth of corticating filaments. Botanica Marina 36: 389-398, 10 figs.

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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 17 September 2021.

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