Ceramium guttatum 1828
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Callithamnion tetragonum (Withering) S.F.Gray
Type locality: Penmark, Cherbourg (Dixon & Price 1981: 136). Lectotype: Bonnemaison; undated; PC (Dixon & Price 1981: 136).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spotted.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 08 March 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald
Verified by: 16 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 September 2021.