Ceramium pulvinatum Mertens 1817
Ceramium pulvinatum Mertens 1817: fasc. 4: no. 5
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Calothrix pulvinata C.Agardh ex Bornet & Flahault
Type locality: "in Dynastia Jeverensi" (Oldenburg, Germany) (Silva & al. 1996: 73).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cushion-shaped, strongly convexed (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 29 January 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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 16 September 2021.