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Ceramium punctiforme Setchell 1924

Publication details
Ceramium punctiforme Setchell 1924: 158, fig. 29

Published in: Setchell, W.A. (1924). American Samoa. Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington 20(341): i-vi, 1-275, 57 figures, 3 tables, 37 plates.
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Publication date: June 1924

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: Fagaalu Reef, Tutuila, American Samoa (Price & Scott 1992: 105). Holotype: UC

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium punctiforme Setchell)
Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Lewis 1984, Price & Scott 1992, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Tsuda 2006), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996), Hawaiian Islands (Abbott 1999), Jarvis I. & Kingman Reef (Tsuda & Fisher 2012), Samoan Archipelago (Skelton & South 1999), Wake Atoll (Tsuda, Abbott & Foster 2006).

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