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Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Sphaerococcaceae
Genus Sphaerococcus

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Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi
Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 18 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 18 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 18 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 05 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 05 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Dasyopsis densa G.M.Smith

Sarcothalia stiriata (Turner) Leister Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
© M.D. Guiry

Publication details
Sphaerococcus radula var. stiriatus (Turner) Rudolphi 1831: 175

Published in: Rudolphi, F. (1831). Plantae Ecklonianae. Algae. Linnaea 6: 171-181.
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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 Sarcothalia stiriata (Turner) Leister

Basionym
Fucus stiriata Turner

Type information
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 294).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 24 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 05 August 2010 by M.D. 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 25 September 2018.

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