Ceramium repens , nom. illeg. 1863
Ceramium repens Harvey 1863: xlviii, nom. illeg.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceramium cupulatum Womersley
Type locality: Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 393).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. -535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 28 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 January 2009 by G.M. Guiry
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Yabu, H., Notoya, M. & Fukui, K. (1981). Nuclear division in Ceramium fastigiatum Harvey and Sorella repens (Okam.) Hollenberg (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta). Japanese Journal of Phycology 32: 221-224.
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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 27 September 2021.