Centroceras minutum 1944
Centroceras minutum Yamada 1944: 42
Published in: Yamada, Y. (1944). A list of the marine algae from the atoll of Ant. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 3: 31-45, pls VI, VII.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Ant Atoll, near Ponape, Caroline Islands (Yamada 1944: 42). Type: SAP? (Huisman 2018: 384).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Referred to as "C. miniatum Yamada" in some Chinese monographs. - (20 Mar 2013) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Centroceras minutum Yamada)
North America: Florida (Littler, Littler & Hanisak 2008).
Central America: Panama (Fernández-García & al. 2011).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Asia: China (Tseng 1984 , Zheng, Liu & Chen 2001 , Liu 2008), China (Hainan Island) (Titlyanova, Titlyanov & Kalita 2014, Titlyanov & al. 2015, Titlyanov & al. 2016), South China Sea (Phang & al. 2016), Taiwan (Lewis & Norris 1987, Shao 2003-2014).
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Tsuda 2006), Fiji (South & Skelton 2003), French Polynesia (N'Yeurt & Payri 2010), Guam (Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Hawaiian Islands (Abbott 1999), Line Islands (Tsuda & Fisher 2012), Mariana Islands (Tsuda 2003), Marshall Islands (Dawson 1957), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (Tsuda 2014), Solomon Islands (Womersley & Bailey 1970), Wake Atoll (Ysuda & al. 2010).
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.
Trono, G.C., Jr (1997). Field guide and atlas of the seaweed resourves of the Philippines. pp. [i]-xx.-306, 168 figs. Makati City, The Philippines: Bookmark, Inc..
Zheng, B., Liu, J. & Chen, Z. (2001). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VI Ceramiales (I). pp. [i-vi], i-xx, 1-159, 1 pl. Beijing: Science Press.
Created: 22 January 1998 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 28 October 2021.