153,789 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,012 images, 59,564 bibliographic items, 413,155 distributional records.

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.
 Download PDF

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

Basionym
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).

Synonym(s)
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.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Created: 15 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 15 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 359 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=150345

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2018.

SITE © 1996 - 2018 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio