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Centroceras hyalacanthum Kützing 1842

Publication details
Centroceras hyalacanthum Kützing 1842: 742

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1842 '1841'). Ueber Ceramium Ag. Linnaea 15: 727-746.
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Publication date: February-March 1842

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Centroceras is Centroceras clavulatum (C.Agardh) Montagne.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: "Wahrscheinlich aus Westindien" (Kützing 1841:742) [=West Indies]; Antilles, French West Indies, Caribbean (Won, Cho & Fredericq 2009: 233). Lectotype: (Won, Cho & Fredericq 2009: 233). Notes: Lectotype: L-0193933 (#939285-73) designated by Won et al. (2009: 233).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Centroceras oxyacanthum Kützing 1842
Centroceras brachyacanthum Kützing 1863

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Schneider, C.W., Ciancola, E.N., Popolizio, T.R., Spagnuolo, D.S. & Lane, C .E. (2015). A molecular-assisted alpha taxonomic study of the genus Centroceras (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyte) in Bermuda reveals two novel species. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 30(1): 15-33.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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.

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