Ceramium monacanthum J. 1894
Ceramium monacanthum J.Agardh 1894: 29
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1894). Analecta algologica. Continuatio II. Acta Universitatis Lundensis Afd. 2 30(7): 1-99, 1 plate.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "ad oras Tasmaniae" (Georgetown) (Silva & al. 1996: 400). Holotype: Gunn; on Codium. Herb. Agardh, LD 21162 (Womersley 1998: 388). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Womersley (1978: 215).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Usually epiphytic on Codium fragile and Corallina, at a low eulittoral or uppermost sublittoral level (Womersley 1978: 215).
Womersley, H.B.S. (1978). Southern Australian species of Ceramium Roth (Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 29: 205-257, 15 figs.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. -535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
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