Sphaerococcus revolutus C.
Dicranema revolutum (C.Agardh) J.Agardh Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Sphaerococcus revolutus C.Agardh 1822: (1822-1823): 334
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dicranema revolutum (C.Agardh) J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bay de Chien Marin (Freycinet Harbour, Shark Bay), Western Australia (Kraft 1977: 223). Holotype: Gaudichaud; Herb. Agardh, LD 29977 (Kraft 1977: 223).
Kraft, G.T. & Womersley, H.B.S. (1994). Family Dicranemataceae Kylin 1932: 65. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Rhodophyta - Part IIIA. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 321-330. Canberra:
Kraft, G.T. (1977). Studies of marine algae in the lesser-known families of the Gigartinales (Rhodophyta). II. The Dicranemaceae. Australian Journal of Botany 25: 219-267, 20 figs.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 25 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 July 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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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 19 September 2018.