Sphaerococcus corneus var. clavatus ( ) C.
Sphaerococcus corneus var. clavatus (Lamouroux) C.Agardh 1822: 284
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium clavatum (J.V.Lamouroux) J.V.Lamouroux
Fucus clavatus J.V.Lamouroux
"in oris Franciae" [Havre, Dieppe, La Rochelle: Lamx.] Daniaque ad Oceanum littus"
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 20 April 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 20 April 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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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 17 July 2019.