Ceramium planum Kützing 1849
Ceramium planum Kützing 1849: 687
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 23-24 July 1849
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva & al. 1996: 401).
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium cancellatum C.Agardh)
South America: Argentina (Pujals 1963).
(as Ceramium planum Kützing)
Africa: Mozambique (Silva & al. 1996), Namibia (Price, John & Lawson 1986, Wynne 1986, Rull Lluch 2002, John & al. 2004), South Africa (Silva & al. 1996, Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997).
Antarctic and Antarctic islands: Ant./Subantarctic and islands (Papenfuss 1964).
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. -596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
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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Verified by: 25 April 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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Simons, R.H. (1968). Notes on Ceramium planum Kuetz., a red seaweed from South Africa. Jl. S. Af. Bot. 34: 127-133, 3 figs, 1 plate.
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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 17 October 2021.