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Sphaerococcus coriaceus (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Kützing, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Sphaerococcus coriaceus (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Kützing 1849: 784, nom. illeg.

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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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 Curdiea coriacea (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.Agardh

Rhodymenia coriacea J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Type information
Lectotype locality: "New Zealand, Bay of Islands, Lyall s.n. September 1841 (BM000619680) (Fig. 1)" (Nelson & Dahlen 2014: 237). Lectotype: D. Lyall; September 1841; BM 000619680 (Nelson & Dahlen 2014: 237).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: priority for Sphaerococcus coriaceus Sonder, 1845. - (15 Aug 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Verified by: 15 August 2014 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 20 March 2019.

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