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Ceramium guttatum Bonnemaison 1828

Publication details
Ceramium guttatum Bonnemaison 1828: 137

Published in: Bonnemaison, T. (1828). Essai sur les hydrophytes loculées (ou articulées) de la famille des Épidermées et des Céramiées. Mémoires du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris 16: 49-148, pls 3-8.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Callithamnion tetragonum (Withering) S.F.Gray

Type information
Type locality: Penmark, Cherbourg (Dixon & Price 1981: 136). Lectotype: Bonnemaison; undated; PC (Dixon & Price 1981: 136).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spotted.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Dixon, P.S. & Price, J.H. (1981). The genus Callithamnion (Rhodophyta: Ceramiaceae) in the British Isles. Bulletin of the Britsh Museum (Natural History), Botany 9: 99-141.

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