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Ceramium interruptum Setchell & Gardner 1924

Publication details
Ceramium interruptum Setchell & Gardner 1924: 775, 776, pl. 27, fig.58

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). XXIX Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The marine algae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Fourth Series 12(29): 695-949, pls 12-88, map.
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Publication date: "May 13, 1924"

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Eureka, near La Paz, Lower California. (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 776). Holotype: Marchant (no.78); May; Epiphytic on other algae. (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 776). Notes: Holotype in UC (Cho et al. 2003).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), interrupted, not continued (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ceramium sinicola var. interruptum (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) E.Y.Dawson 1944

Taxonomic notes
Binomial previously proposed by C. Agardh, 1817. Syn. Alg. Scand.: XXVII, with Basionym Conferva interrupta J.E. Smith 1808 and Current Name Seirospora interrupta (J.E. Smith) Schmitz 1893 (INA). - (19 May 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Habitat notes
Epiphytic on a diverse range of hosts such as articulated coralline algae, Gelidium spp., Laurencia spp. and Codium fragile and occurs in the intertidal to subtidal zones of wave-exposed sites (Cho et al. 2003). - (1 May 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). XXIX Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The marine algae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Fourth Series 12(29): 695-949, pls 12-88, map.

Key references
Cho, T.O., Fredericq, S., Murray, S.N. & Boo, S.M. (2003). New insights in the taxonomy of the Ceramium sinicola complex: resurrection of C. interruptum (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 39: 775-788.

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References
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Cho, T.O., Fredericq, S., Murray, S.N. & Boo, S.M. (2003). New insights in the taxonomy of the Ceramium sinicola complex: resurrection of C. interruptum (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 39: 775-788.

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