Ceramium fruiticulosum Roth 1981: 135
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: not stated (Dixon & Price 1981: 135). (Dixon & Price 1981: 135). Notes: Comments: Roth(1800) compared his alga with Conferva marina nodosa of Dillenius (1741), the type of Conferva purpurascens Hudson, and in a later treatment (Roth,1806: 147) actually cited the latter in his treatment of Ceramium fruitculosum. Wulfen (1803) independently described Conferva fruiticulosa (q.v.), and it is probable that the two entities are based on fragments of the original gathering.
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Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2019.