Ceramium secundatum ( ) C. , nom. illeg.
Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland; epipthytic on the older parts of Palmaria palmata.
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Ceramium secundatum (Lyngbye) C.Agardh 1824: 132, nom. illeg.
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 Acrochaetium secundatum (Lyngbye) Nägeli
Type locality: Kvivig, Faeroe Is (Womersley 1994: 48). Type: on "Conferva rupestris". C (Womersley 1994: 48). Notes: Dawson (1953: 32) notes holotype not designated, but represented by Lyngbye's original specimen in the Botanical Museum, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with secund branching (Lewis & Short 1890).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Nägeli, C. & Cramer, C. (1855). Pflanzenphysiologische Untersuchungen. Heft 1. pp. [i-vi], -120, pls I-X. Zürich: bei Fredrich Schultness.
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.
Leonardi, P.I., Miravalles, A.B., Faugeron, S., Flores, V., Beltran, J. & Correa, J.A. (2006). Diversity, phenomenology and epidemiology of epiphytism in farmed Gracilaria chilensis (Rhodophyta) in northern Chile. European Journal of Phycology 41: 247-257.
Created: 03 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 27 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Boo, S.M. & Rueness, J. (1994). Lectotypification of the red alga Ceramium secundatum Lyngbye. Nordic Journal of Botany 14: 113-115.
Carson, M.A., Nelson, J., Cancela, M.L., Laizé, V., Gavia, P.J., Rae, M., Shhsch, S., Verzin, E., Maggs, C.A., Gilmore, B.F. & Clarke, S.A. (2018). Red algal extracts from Plocamium lyngbyanum and Ceramium secundatum stimulate osteogenic activities in vitro and bone growth in zebrafish larvae. Scientific Reports 8(7725): 1-12, 5 figs.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 January 2020.