Sphaerococcus dactyloides (Sonder) Kützing
Hymenocladia dactyloides (Sonder) J.Agardh Cape Peron, Western Australia; epiphytic on Amphibolis antarctica, with Amphibolis griffithii
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Sphaerococcus dactyloides (Sonder) Kützing 1849: 776
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hymenocladia dactyloides (Sonder) J.Agardh
Gracilaria dactyloides Sonder
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 366). Holotype: Preiss; MEL 698388 (Womersley 1996: 115).
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.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. Vol. 5 pp. 1-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & the State Herbarium of South Australia.
Created: 27 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 23 July 2019.