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Ceramium cupulatum Womersley 1978

Publication details
Ceramium cupulatum Womersley 1978: 231, figs 3D, 13E-I

Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1978). Southern Australian species of Ceramium Roth (Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 29: 205-257, 15 figs.
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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: D’Estrees Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 393). Holotype: Womersley; 24 August 1950; on Haliptilon roseum in pools at reef edge. AD A15430 (Womersley 1998: 408). Notes: Womersley (1998: 408) notes that there are also isotypes located in AD, A15430.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ceramium repens Harvey 1863

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Womersley, H.B.S. (1998). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIC. Ceramiales - Ceramiaceae, Dasyaceae. pp. [1]-535, 235 figs, 4 col. figs in 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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