Sphaerococcus spiniformis (J.V. ) C.
Sphaerococcus spiniformis (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh 1817: XVI (as 'spinaeformis' )
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidiella acerosa (Forsskål) Feldmann & Hamel
Fucus spiniformis J.V.Lamouroux
Syntype localities: Madagascar, Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 150).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Meñez, E.G. & Moe, R.L. (1987). Catalog of the benthic marine algae of the Philippines. Smithsonian Contributions to Marine Sciences 27: [i-ii] iii-iv, 1-179, 2 figs, 1 table.
Created: 22 May 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 22 May 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in 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.