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Ceramium echionotum var. mediterraneum Mazoyer 1938

Publication details
Ceramium echionotum var. mediterraneum Mazoyer 1938: 322

Published in: Mazoyer, G. (1938). Les Céramiacées de l'Afrique du Nord. Bulletin de la Société de l'Histoire naturelle de l'Afrique du Nord 29: 317-331.

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
Type locality: Algérie (various locs.) (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), from echis (Greek), an adder, and noton (Greek), a back (Newton 1931).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Furnari et al. (2003) cite the authority for this species as Feldmann-Mazoyer.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceramium echionotum var. mediterraneum Mazoyer)
Europe: Balearic Islands (Rodríguez y Femenías 1889, Ribera Siguán 1983, Ribera Siguán & Gómez Garreta 1984), France (Feldmann 1943, Anon. 2017), Greece (Tsiamis & Panoytidis 2016), Italy (Giaccone 1969, Furnari & al. 2003, Furnari & al. 2003, Furnari & al. 2003), Spain (Ballesteros 1981, Romero Martinengo & Romero Martinengo 1982, Barcelo & Seoane 1982, Granja, Cremades & Barbara 1992, Bárbara, Cremades & Pérez-Cirera 1995, Bárbara & Cremades 1996, Conde & al. 1996, Cremades, Bárbara, Granja & Veiga 1997, Veiga, Cremades & Bárbara 1998, Bárbara 2002, Altamirano, Díaz-Such & García-Sánchez, J. 2006, Secilla 2012), Spain (incl. Canary Is.) (Gallardo & al. 2016).

Africa: Morocco (Hassoun & al.).

Key references
Hassoun, M., Wynne, J.W., Moussa, H., Salhi, G., Zbakh, H., Riadi, H. & Kazzaz, M. (2018). An investigation of members of the tribe Ceramieae (Ceramiaceae, Rhodophyta) occurring on both the Mediterranean and Atlantic shores of Morocco. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 33(3): 243-267.

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