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Ceramium eatonianum (Farlow) De Toni 1903

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Ceramiaceae
Subfamily Ceramioideae
Tribe Ceramieae
Genus Ceramium


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Ceramium eatonianum (Farlow) De Toni
Cabrillo National Monument, California, USA. 07 Sep 2018. © National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior.


Corallophila eatoniana (Farlow) T.O.Cho, H.-G.Choi, G.I.Hansen & S.M.Boo Cabrillo National Monument, California, USA
© National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior

Publication details
Ceramium eatonianum (Farlow) De Toni 1903: 1493

Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1903). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. IV. Florideae. Sectio III. pp. [i], frontispiece, [iii-v], 775, 775 bis, 776, 777 bis, 777-1521 + 1523-1525. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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Publication date: 17 January 1903

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceramium is Ceramium virgatum Roth.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Corallophila eatoniana (Farlow) T.O.Cho, H.-G.Choi, G.I.Hansen & S.M.Boo

Centroceras eatonianum Farlow

Type information
Neotype locality: Seal Rock near Newport, Oregon, USA (Cho, Choi, Hansen & Boo 2000: 324). Neotype: fig 44: T.O. Cho & G. Hansen; 10 July 1998; Herbarium of Department of Botany, Chungnam National University, Daejon, Korea C00044 (Cho, Choi, Hansen & Boo 2000: 324). Notes: A type specimen was not designated by Farlow (1875). Doty (1947) lectotypified C. eatonium with the collection made by Mr. E. Hall in Oregon (probably Clatsop County) in 1871. However, this material is missing (Cho et al. 2000: 324).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Cho, T.O., Choi, H.-G., Hansen, G. & Boo, S.-M. (2000). Corallophila eatoniana comb. nov. (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Pacific coast of North America. Phycologia 39: 323-331.

Key references
Smith, G.M. (1944). Marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. i-ix, 1-622, 98 pls. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

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