Ceramium virgatum   Roth, 1797

common ceramium

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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Florideophyceae | Ceramiales | Ceramiaceae

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Sessile; depth range 0 - 3 m (Ref. 87937).  Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Southeast Pacific and the Mediterranean Sea.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 6.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. )

Short description Morphology

Tufts of filaments drawn upward; red in coloration; cylindrical main axes; dichotomous branching (Ref. 87937).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Known to occur on mediolittoral and upper infralittoral zone (Ref. 87937). Known to have trigenetic cycle with isomorphous form of gametophyte and tetrasporophyte (Ref. 87937).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Known to have trigenetic cycle with isomorphous form of gametophyte and tetrasporophyte (Ref. 87937).

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry. 2009. (Ref. 80701)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

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Internet sources

BHL | BOLD Systems | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(Publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | GOBASE | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | Scirus | AlgaeBase | Tree of Life | uBio | uBio RSS | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 6.3 - 15.1, mean 10 (based on 877 cells).
Price category (Ref. 80766)