Sphacelaria hystrix ex
Sphacelaria hystrix Suhr ex Reinke
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), porpucine-like, bristly or spiny (Neal 1993).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 16 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 July 2019.