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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palisada corallopsis (Montagne) Sentíes, Fujii & Díaz-Larrea
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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).
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
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.
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.
Created: 05 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 February 2019.