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Ceramium californicum J.Agardh 1894

Publication details
Ceramium californicum J.Agardh 1894: 45

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1894). Analecta algologica. Continuatio II. Acta Universitatis Lundensis Afd. 2 30(7): 1-99, 1 plate.
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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: Santa Barbara, California, USA (Cho, Boo & Hansen 2002: 548). Lectotype: LD 21716 (Cho, Boo & Hansen 2002: 548). Notes: Lectotype (cystocarp-bearing female) designated by Cho et al. (2002: 548).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Apona californica (J.Agardh) Kuntze 1898

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cho, T.O., Boo, S.M. & Hansen, G.I. (2002). Structure and reproduction of the genus Ceramium (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) from Oregon, USA. Phycologia 40: 547-571.

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