Ceramium washingtoniense 1925
Ceramium washingtoniense Kylin 1925: 62
Published in: Kylin, H. (1925). The marine red algae in the vicinity of of the Biological Station at Friday Harbor, Wash. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift, Ny Följd, Andra Afdelningen 21(9): 1-87, 47 figs.
Publication date: 1925
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceramium pacificum (Collins) Kylin
Type locality: False Bay, San Juan Is., WA, USA (Carlile et al. 2010: 342). Type: H. Kylin; 24 July 1924; LD 1265409 (Carlile et al. 2010: 342).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Cho, Boo & Hansen (2001) agreed with Scagel et al. (1986) that this entity and C. pacificum were likely to be conspecific, but suggested that studies of tophotype material were necessary. - (7 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Carlile, A.M., Cho, T.O. & Waaland, J.R. (2010). The conspecificity of Ceramium pacificum and Ceramium wahingtoniense (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 49(4): 336-344.
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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Verified by: 18 August 2010 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2021.