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Sphaerococcus chondrophyllus (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh

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 chondrophyllus (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
Lorne, Victoria, Australia. 25 May 2011. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

Sphaerococcus chondrophyllus (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
Xiphophora chondrophylla, Fortesque Bay, Tasmania. 03 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Sphaerococcus chondrophyllus (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
Xiphophora chondrophylla, with Corallina officinalis Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia. 01 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Sphaerococcus chondrophyllus (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
Xiphophora chondrophylla, Tesselated Pavement, Pirates Bay, Tasmania. 30 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Sphaerococcus chondrophyllus (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
Xiphophora chondrophylla, Tinderbox, Tasmania. 30 Oct 2009. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Choreocolax albus Kuckuck

Xiphophora chondrophylla (R.Brown ex Turner) Montagne ex Harvey Lorne, Victoria, Australia
© John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au)

Publication details
Sphaerococcus chondrophyllus (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh 1817: XV

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, [1]-135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
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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 Xiphophora chondrophylla (R.Brown ex Turner) Montagne ex Harvey

Basionym
Fucus chondrophyllus R.Brown ex Turner

Type information
Type locality: Port Dalrymple (Tamar Est. mouth), Tasmania (Womersley 1987: 345). Type: BM (Womersley 1987: 345).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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 19 September 2018.

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