Ceramium arenarium R.H. 1966
Ceramium arenarium R.H.Simons 1966: 159, fig. 1:2, pl. 1:4
Published in: Simons, R.H. (1966). The genus Ceramium in South Africa. Bothalia 9: 153-168, 3 figs, 2 plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), in sandy places.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Port Nolloth, Namaqualand, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 390).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium arenarium R.H.Simons)
Africa: Namibia (Wynne 1986, Rull Lluch 2002, John & al. 2004), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997).
Wynne, M.J. (1986). Report on a collection of benthic marine algae from the Namibian coast (southwestern Africa). Nova Hedwigia 43: 311-355, 24 pls.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2020.