Sphacelaria bornetii Hariot 1887: 57, figs (3) a, (3)
Published in: Hariot, P. (1887). Algues Magellaniques nouvelles. Journal de Botanique 1: 55-59, 72-74, 6 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Herpodiscus bornetii (Hariot) Draisma, Prud'homme & H.Kawai
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cape Horn, Tierra del Fuego, Chile (Draisma, Prud'homme van Reine & Kawai 2010: 323). Type: On a mussel shell. herb. Bornet, PC microslide (Draisma, Prud'homme van Reine & Kawai 2010: 323).
Source of current name
Ricker, R.W. (1987). Taxonomy and biogeography of Macquarie Island seaweeds. pp. [i]-vi, , 1-344. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Draisma, S.G.A., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Kawai, H. (2010). A revised classification of the Sphacelariales (Phaeophyceae) inferred from a psbC and rbcL based phylogeny. European Journal of Phycology 45(3): 308-326.
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
Created: 05 September 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 June 2019.