Ceramium rubrum var. pacificum Collins 1913
Ceramium pacificum (Collins) Kylin Northern California
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Ceramium rubrum var. pacificum Collins 1913: 125
Published in: Collins, F.S. (1913). The marine algae of Vancouver Island. Bull. Can. Geol. Surv. Victoria Mem. Mus. 1: 99-137.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceramium pacificum (Collins) Kylin
Lectotype locality: Monterey, California (Cho, Boo & Hansen 2002: 565). Lectotype: FH (Cho, Boo & Hansen 2002: 565). Notes: Cho et al. (2002: 565) designate Phykotheka Universalis 302 (FH) as lectotype.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), red (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium rubrum var. pacificum Collins)
North America: California (Cho, Boo & Hansen 2002).
Carlile, A.M., Cho, T.O. & Waaland, J.R. (2010). The conspecificity of Ceramium pacificum and Ceramium wahingtoniense (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 49(4): 336-344.
Cho, T.O., Boo, S.M. & Hansen, G.I. (2002). Structure and reproduction of the genus Ceramium (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from Oregon, USA. Phycologia 40: 547-571.
Created: 07 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 April 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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