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Ceramium gasparrinii Meneghini 1844

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 gasparrinii Meneghini
Barrow Island, Western Australia. 23 Apr 2019. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.


Trachelomonas wislouchii Skvortsov

Centroceras gasparrinii (Meneghini) Kützing Barrow Island, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Ceramium gasparrinii Meneghini 1844: 186

Published in: Meneghini (1844). Del genre Ceramium e di alcune sue specie. Giornales Botanico Italiano Anno 1 Tomo 1: 178-186.
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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 Centroceras gasparrinii (Meneghini) Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Palermo, Sicily (Won, Cho & Fredericq 2009: 231). Type: L 0193946 (Won, Cho & Fredericq 2009: 231). Notes: Isotype: L-0193946 (#940264-102).

Named for the collector, Gasparrini, probably Guglielmo Gasparrini (1803–1866), Italian botanist.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.

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