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Ceramium vagabundum E.Y.Dawson, nom. illeg. 1957

Publication details
Ceramium vagabundum E.Y.Dawson 1957: 121, fig. 27e, nom. illeg. (as 'vagabunde' )

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1957). An annotated list of marine algae from Eniwetok Atoll, Marshall Islands. Pacific Science 11: 92-132, 132 figs.
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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 Ceramium vagans P.C.Silva

Type information
Type locality: Parry Island, Eniwetok Atoll, Marshall Islands (Silva & al. 1996: 404). Type: 19 August 1955; growing within tufts of Ectocarpus breviarticulatus near the margin of the seaward reef opposite EMBL. Herb. Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu E. Y. Dawson 13620a (Dawson 1962: 67).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.

Key references
Zheng, B., Liu, J. & Chen, Z. (2001). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VI Ceramiales (I). pp. [i-vi], i-xx, 1-159, 1 pl. Beijing: Science Press.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 September 2021.

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