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Centroceras minutum Yamada 1944

Publication details
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.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Centroceras is Centroceras clavulatum (C.Agardh) Montagne.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
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).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Referred to as "C. miniatum Yamada" in some Chinese monographs. - (20 Mar 2013) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
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).

Indian Ocean Islands: Maldives (Silva & al. 1996), Seychelles (Silva & al. 1996).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987, Trono 1997, Ang, Sin Man Leung & Mei Mei Choi 2014, Lastimoso & Santiañez 2021).

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).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Lewis 1984, Schneider et al. 2015), Western Australia (Huisman 2018).

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).

Key references
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.[1]-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.

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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.

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