Ceramium brachiatum , nom. illeg. 1822
Ceramium brachiatum Bonnemaison 1822: 136, nom. illeg.
Published in: Bonnemaison, T. (1828). Essai sur les hydrophytes loculées (ou articulées) de la famille des Épidermées et des Céramiées. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris 16: 49-148, pls 3-8.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Callithamnion tetragonum (Withering) S.F.Gray
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), branched at right angles.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Ceramium brachiatum C.Agardh, 1817. - (16 Apr 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Dixon, P.S. & Price, J.H. (1981). The genus Callithamnion (Rhodophyta: Ceramiaceae) in the British Isles. Bulletin of the Britsh Museum (Natural History), Botany 9: 99-141.
Created: 04 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 16 September 2021.