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Ceramium divaricatum P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex J.Agardh 1851

Publication details
Ceramium divaricatum P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex J.Agardh 1852: 123

Published in: 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, [1]-336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceramium tenuissimum f. divaricatum (P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex J.Agardh) Foslie

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
Combination also proposed by Bertoloni, 1862, Fl. Ital. Cryptog. 2: 224, but it was illegitimate [INA] - (6 Jun 2016) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 24 September 2021.

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