Ceramium cliftonianum J. 1876
Ceramium cliftonianum J.Agardh 1876: 93
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1876). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen tertium: de Florideis curae posteriores. Part 1. pp. [ii*-iii*], [i]-[viï], -724. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Publication date: Apr-Aug 1876
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 392). Holotype: Harvey; Herb. Agardh, LD 20690 (Womersley 1998: 415).
Apona cliftoniana (J.Agardh) Kuntze 1898
This is a marine species.
From 1 to 35 m depth, occurring as tufts or often entangled masses of slender filaments, moderate water movement (Womersley 1978: 241).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium cliftonianum J.Agardh)
Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Millar & Kraft 1993), New Zealand (Nelson 2012), Queensland (Lewis 1984), South Australia (Womersley 1998), Tasmania (Womersley 1998), Victoria (Womersley 1998), Western Australia (Huisman & Walker 1990, Womersley 1998).
Womersley, H.B.S. (1978). Southern Australian species of Ceramium Roth (Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 29: 205-257, 15 figs.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. -535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 22 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 August 2009 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 October 2021.