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Sphaerococcus laciniatus var. centrocarpus Montagne

Publication details
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:
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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 Rhodophyllis centrocarpa (Montagne) M.J.Wynne

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), slashed into narrow divisions with tapering, pointed incisions (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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)

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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.

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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 25 September 2018.

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