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Ceramium boydenii E.S.Gepp 1904

Publication details
Ceramium boydenii E.S.Gepp 1904: 164, pl. 460

Published in: Gepp, E.S. (1904). Chinese marine algae. Journal of Botany, London 42: 161-166.

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
Syntype localities: (Vega Expedition). Wei-hai-wei, China: Boyden; Yenoshima, Japan: Petersen; Yokohama , Japan: Kjellman (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: BM?

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Ceramium boydenii E.S.Gepp)
Japanese: Amikusa (Arasaki & Arasaki 1983).

Habitat
Grows commonly on Sargassum in the intertidal belt (Nakamura 1965).

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Key references
Cho, T.O., Hommersand, M.H., Won, B.Y. & Fredericq, S. (2008). Generic boundaries and phylogeny of Campylaephora (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta), including Campylaephora californica (Farlow) comb. nov. Phycologia 47: 321-333.

Kim, H.-S. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 6 Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae: Ceramiales: Ceramiaceae II (Corticated Species), Dasyaceae. pp. [1-4], 1-191, figs 1-132. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Nakamura, Y. (1965). Species of the genera Ceramium and Campylaephora, especially those of northern Japan. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 5(2): 119-180.

Okamura, K. (1909). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. I pp. 233-258, Index, pls XLVI-L. Tokyo: published by the author.

Zheng, B., Liu, J. & Chen, Z. (2001). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. VI Ceramiales (I). pp. [i-vi], i-xx, 1-159, 1 pl. Beijing: Science Press.

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