Sphaerococcus articulatus ( )
Lomentaria articulata (Hudson) Lyngbye Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland
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Sphaerococcus articulatus (Hudson) Stackhouse 1797: xxiv
Published in: Stackhouse, J. (1797). Nereis britannica; continens species omnes fucorum in insulis britannicis crescentium: descriptione latine et anglico, necnon iconibus ad vivum depictis... Fasc. 2. pp. ix-xxiv, 31-70, pls IX-XIII. Bathoniae [Bath] & Londini [London]: S. Hazard; J. White.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lomentaria articulata (Hudson) Lyngbye
Ulva articulata Hudson
Type locality: Cornwall, England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 350). Lectotype: original description (Hudson, 1772) in the absence of material (Dixon & Irvine 1977
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), articulated, jointed (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Created: 28 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 August 2006 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 21 March 2019.