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Gongroceras fastigiatum (Harvey) Kützing 1842

Publication details
Gongroceras fastigiatum (Harvey) Kützing 1842: 736 (as 'Gongroceras? fastigiatum' )

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1842 '1841'). Ueber Ceramium Ag. Linnaea 15: 727-746.
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Publication date: February-March 1842

Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceramium cimbricum H.E.Petersen

Basionym
Ceramium fastigiatum Harvey

Type information
Type locality: "In mari Britannico" (Silva & al. 1996: 391).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fastigiate, with branches clustered, parallel and erect, giving a narrow elongated habit (occasionally meaning branched reaching to the same height) (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Created: 12 September 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 12 September 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 January 2021.

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