Ceramium cimbricum H.E.Petersen 1924

Ceramium cimbricum H.E.Petersen

Current name: Ceramium cimbricum H.E.Petersen
Spain, Galicia, Ría de Arousa, 2009 - 01 January 0001. Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication Details
Ceramium cimbricum H.E.Petersen 1924: 378, figs 318, 319

Published in: Rosenvinge, L.K. (1924). The marine algae of Denmark. Contributions to their natural history. Part III. Rhodophyceae III. (Ceramiales). Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Skrifter, 7. Række, Naturvidenskabelig og Mathematisk Afdeling 7: 285-487, figs 202-453, pls V-VII, 2 maps.

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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
Lectotype locality: Egerslev Røn, Limfjorden, Denmark; (Silva & al. 1996: 391) Lectotype: H. Petersen; 27 vii 1920; C; 8843 (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 49) Notes: J. Rueness, pers. comm. in Maggs & Hommersand (1993). According to Yoshida (1998: 891) the type is numbered 8844. This type locality was first recorded by Maggs & Hommersand (1993: 49).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Between tide marks at high tide growing on Bryozoa, Balanus or on various algae (Nakamura 1965). Growing on a wide variety of substrata, including bedrock and pebbles, large and small algae, maerl, ascidians, hydroids and dead shells, from extreme low water to 26 m depth, found at greater depths on exposed shores than at sheltered sites, particularly common from 3-10 m depth at sites sheltered from wave action with slight to strong tidal currents, such as in Scottish sealochs (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 51).

Created: 17 May 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 09 November 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 November 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 July 2024

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