Sphaerococcus laciniatus var. centrocarpus
Sphaerococcus laciniatus var. centrocarpus Montagne 1839: 28
Published in: Montagne, J.P.F.C. (1839). Plantae cellulares. In: Voyage dans 'Amérique Méridionale (le Brésil, la republique...) exécité pendant les années 1826, 1827, 1828, 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832 et 1833. Vol. 7: Botanique. Second partie. Florula Boliviensis stirpes novae et minus cognitae. (d'Orbigny, A. Eds), pp. 1-39. Paris:
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhodophyllis centrocarpa (Montagne) M.J.Wynne
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), slashed into narrow divisions with tapering, pointed incisions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Callao", Peru (Valparaiso, Chile) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 286). Notes: This type locality was first recorded in Valparaiso, Chile by Montagne (1852: 316)
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (1993). Recognition of Rhodophyllis centrocarpa (Montagne) comb. nov. (Cystocloniaceae, Rhodophyta) from Chile. Cryptogamie, Algologie 14: 145-152, 13 figs.
Created: 25 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 November 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 July 2019.