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Sphaerococcus corallopsis Montagne

Publication details
Sphaerococcus corallopsis Montagne 1842: 49-51, pl. III: fig. 1

Published in: Montagne, C. (1842). Botanique. Plantes cellulaires. In: Histoire physique, politique et naturelles de l'île de Cuba. (Sagra, R. de La Eds) Vol. 11, pp. i-x, 1-549. Paris: Arthus Bertrand, Éditeur.
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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 Palisada corallopsis (Montagne) Sentíes, Fujii & Díaz-Larrea

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: La Habana, Cuba (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 506). Type: PC Notes: Nam (1999: 463) records the type specimen of this species as being in Herb. Montagne in Paris (citing Yamada, 1931: 198).

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Source of current name
Sentíes, A. & Díaz-Larrea, J. (2008). Proposals for Palisada poiteaui var. gemmifera comb. nov. and Palisada corallopsis comb. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Botanica Marina 51: 69-70.

Key references
Henderson, A.C. (1996). Oxynotus paradoxus Frade. Irish Naturalists' Journal 25: 228-229.

Nam, K.W. (1999). Morphology of Chondrophycus undulata and C. parvipapillata and its implications for the taxonomy of the Laurencia (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) complex. European Journal of Phycology 34: 455-468, 43 figs, 2 tables.

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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 26 September 2018.

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