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Ceramium tranquillum Meneses 1998

Publication details
Ceramium tranquillum Meneses in Abbott 1998: 104-105, figs 15-16

Published in: Abbott, I.A. (1998). Some new species and new combinations of marine red algae from the Central Pacific. Phycological Research 46: 97-109.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

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

Type information
Type locality: around Moku o Loe, Kane'ohe Bay, O'ahu I. (Abbott 1998: 105). Holotype (cystocarpic): I. Meneses 766; March 1988; shallow reef flat. BISH 649009 (slide) (Abbott 1998: 105). Notes: Isotype and other slide in BISH.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Distributional notes
Hawaiian endemic (Abbott, 1999).

Habitat notes
Low intertidal on eroded coral in calm water, inside a reef (Abbott, 1998). - (25 Mar 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Abbott, I.A. (1999). Marine red algae of the Hawaiian Islands. pp. xv + 477pp, 133 figs. Honolulu, Hawaii: Bishop Museum Press.

Created: 17 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 March 2015 by G.M. Guiry

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G.M. 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.

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