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Sphaerococcus crinitus (S.G.Gmelin) C.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Sphaerococcaceae
Genus Sphaerococcus

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Sphaerococcus crinitus (S.G.Gmelin) C.Agardh
1. Habit. 2. Fragments. 3. Habitat (subtidal, Peter the Great Bay, Russia), on rocky bottom among macrophytes.. 29 Feb 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru). © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

 

Asperococcus sinuosus var. firmior Sonder

Tichocarpus crinitus (S.G.Gmelin) Ruprecht 1. Habit. 2. Fragments. 3. Habitat (subtidal, Peter the Great Bay, Russia), on rocky bottom among macrophytes.
© Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru)

Publication details
Sphaerococcus crinitus (S.G.Gmelin) C.Agardh 1822: 275

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Sphaerococcus is Sphaerococcus coronopifolius Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tichocarpus crinitus (S.G.Gmelin) Ruprecht

Basionym
Fucus crinitus S.G.Gmelin

Type information
Type locality: Kamchatka , Russia

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), having tufts of long weak hairs (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Key references
Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.

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