Ceramium siliquosum (Kützing) &
Ceramium siliquosum (Kützing) Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 74, fig. 25 A-C
Published in: Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Hormoceras siliquosum Kützing
Type locality: Torbay, Devon (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 74). Holotype: L 940. 142.282 (Maggs & Hommersand 1993: 74). Notes: Collector: Berkeley (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), siliquose (Stearn 1973).
Hormoceras siliquosum Kützing 1847
Epiphytic on smaller algae in lower-shore pools and subtidal to at least 12 m, at moderately to extremely wave-exposed sites, most frequently found around the margins of sandy patches in the shallow subtidal (Maggs & Hommersand 1993). - (6 Feb 2012) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
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