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Ceramium armoricum P.S.Dixon & H.M.Parkes 1968

Publication details
Ceramium armoricum P.S.Dixon & H.M.Parkes 1968: 83

Published in: Dixon, P.S. & Parkes, H.M. (1968). Miscellaneous notes on algal taxonomy and nomenclature, II. Botaniska Notiser 121: 80-88.

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 pallidum (K├╝tzing) Maggs & Hommersand

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Brittany (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Guiry (1997) suggests consulting Guiry & Maggs (1991) on the synonymy between Antithamnion densum and Antithamnion defectum.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium armoricum P.S.Dixon & H.M.Parkes)
Europe: France (Dizerbo & Herpe 2007).

Source of current name
Guiry, M.D. (1997). Benthic red, brown and green algae. In: The Species Directory of the Marine Fauna and Flora of the British Isles and Surrounding Seas. (Howson, C.M. & Picton, B.E. Eds), pp. 341-367. Belfast & Ross-on-Wye: Ulster Museum & Marine Conservation Society.

Created: 12 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 16 October 2021.

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