Centroceras cryptacanthum Kützing 1841
Centroceras cryptacanthum Kützing 1841: 741
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1842 '1841'). Ueber Ceramium Ag. Linnaea 15: 727-746.
Publication date: February-March 1842
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Centroceras micracanthum Kützing
Type locality: Antilles, West Indies (Silva & al. 1996: 389).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Centroceras cryptacanthum Kützing)
Atlantic Islands: Cape Verde Islands (Price, John & Lawson 1986).
Source of current name
Won, B.Y., Cho, T.O. & Fredericq, S. (2009). Morphological and molecular characterization of species of the genus Centroceras (Ceramiaceae, Ceramiales), including two new species. Journal of Phycology 45: 227-250.
Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, -336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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.
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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 26 October 2021.