Echinoceras ciliatum (J.Ellis) Kützing 1841
Ceramium ciliatum (J.Ellis) Ducluzeau Ceramium ciliatum, lower intertidal, South of Spain, 2011, Ignacio Bárbara"
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Echinoceras ciliatum (J.Ellis) Kützing 1841: 736
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1842 '1841'). Ueber Ceramium Ag. Linnaea 15: 727-746.
Publication date: February-March 1842
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceramium ciliatum (J.Ellis) Ducluzeau
Conferva ciliata J.Ellis
Type locality: Sussex, England (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Ellis and Ehret; 1754; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Maggs & Hommersand (1993: 47) give the following data: Lectotype: Ellis (1768), pl. 18, fig. H; unlocalized (?England).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ciliate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.
Created: 05 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 August 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 October 2021.