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Sphaerococcus pedicellatus C.Agardh

Publication details
Sphaerococcus pedicellatus C.Agardh 1822: 321

Published in: 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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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 Dasya baillouviana (S.G.Gmelin) Montagne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), provided with a pedicel, pedicelled (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: New York, U.S.A. (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 434).

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Source of current name
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M. (1970). Miscellaneous notes on algal taxonomy and nomenclature. III. Botaniska Notiser 123: 474-487, 3 figs.

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Verified by: 22 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2018.

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