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Centroceras bellum Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924

Publication details
Centroceras bellum Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 779, pl. 26, fig. 48 and pls 40c and 78.

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 Centroceras is Centroceras clavulatum (C.Agardh) Montagne.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Corallophila bella (Setchell & Gardner) R.E.Norris

Type information
Type locality: Guaymas, Mexico. (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 779). Type: Marchant (no. 85); June; Cast ashore. (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 779). Notes: Dawson (1962: 69) notes that the type specimen was cast ashore at Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico and that it is now located at the Herb. University of California, Berkeley.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Norris, R.E. (1993). Taxonomic studies on Ceramiaceae (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) with predominantly basipetal growth of corticating filaments. Botanica Marina 36: 389-398, 10 figs.

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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 23 September 2021.

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