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Sphaerococcus pectinatum Montagne

Publication details
Sphaerococcus pectinatum Montagne 1838: 276; new name.

Published in: Montagne, C. (1838). Cryptogames algériennes, ou plantes cellulaires recueillies par M. Roussel aux environs d'Alger, et publiées Par le Docteur Camille Montagne. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, série 2 10: 268-279.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Sphaerococcus is Sphaerococcus coronopifolius Stackhouse.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pectinate, with narrow close-set divisions like a comb (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
See Sphaerococcus corneus var. pristoides C. Agardh 1822 = Gelidium corneum var. pristoides (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1851, Sp. Alg. 2(2): 470. [Cited as Sphaerococcus (Gelidium) pectinatum Montag. ined.; Teledoema pectinatum Schousb. ms. also cited] (See INA). - (22 Jul 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 22 July 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 22 July 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 16 November 2018.

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