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Ceramium camouii E.Y.Dawson 1944

Publication details
Ceramium camouii E.Y.Dawson 1944: 319, pl. 51: figs 2, 3

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1944). The marine algae of the Gulf of California. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 3: i-v, 189-432, pls 31-77.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

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

Type information
Type locality: Isla Turners, Baja California, Mexico (Dawson 1944: 319). Holotype: D. 737; 18 July 1940; among other minute algae scraped from littoral rocks. UC AHFH 55 (Dawson 1944: 320).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium camouii E.Y.Dawson)
North America: Baja California (Dawson 1962), California (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Miller 2012), Gulf of California (Dawson 1944, Dawson 1962, Norris, Aguilar-Rosas & Pedroche 2017), Mexico (Pedroche & Sentíes 2020).

Africa: Kenya (Silva & al. 1996, Bolton, Oyieke & Gwanda 2007), Mauritius (Børgesen 1952, Silva & al. 1996), South Africa (Silva & al. 1996, Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Silva & al. 1996, Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005).

Middle East: Red Sea (Einav & al. 2021).

Asia: China (Zheng, Liu & Chen 2001, Liu 2008), China (Hainan Island) (Titlyanova, Titlyanov & Kalita 2014, Titlyanov & al. 2015, Titlyanov & al. 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Lewis 1984, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), Western Australia (Huisman 2018).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996).

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.

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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