Ceramium truncatum H. 1936
Ceramium truncatum H.Petersen 1936: 91-92, figs. 11a, 11b, 12
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1936). Some marine algae from Ceylon. Ceylon Journal of Science Section A Botany 12: 57-96, 12 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Galle, Sri Lanka (Børgesen 1936: 92). Type: Growing on Polyopes ligulatus.. (Børgesen 1936: 92).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), truncate, i.e., ending very abruptly as if cut straight across (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 22 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 January 2005 by M.D. 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 23 September 2021.