Ceramium scopulorum C. 1824
Ceramium scopulorum C.Agardh 1824: 13
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
Publication date: probably September 1824
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gaillona scopulorum (C.Agardh) Athanasiadis
Type locality: Faeroes (Dixon & Price 1981: 136). Lectotype: LD, Herb. Alg. Agardh 18997 (Dixon & Price 1981: 136). Notes: Other material: C. Lyngbye, “ Hoyviig prope thorshavn Faeroe", 11 June 1817. PC, Lyngbye Faroe, undated, labelled ‘ Callithamnion roseum tenue" in Lyngbye’s hand. Comments: as discussed under Callithamnion roseum ß tenue (q.v.), Lyngbye and C. Agardh exchanged material and C. Agardh made use of material of the latter entity as the basis for Ceramium scopulorum. The original treatment of the latter quoted 'Callithamnion roseum tenue, Lyngb.' in its synonymy. The same material was later used by C. Agardh as the original material for Callithamnion scopulorum (q.v.), although the latter descripition makes no reference to the earlier Ceramium scopulorum.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium scopulorum C.Agardh)
Europe: Britain (Dixon & Price 1981).
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. , 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
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Verified by: 08 April 2017 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 19 October 2021.