Sphaerococcus distichus J.
Sphaerococcus distichus J.Agardh 1837: 172
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria disticha (J.Agardh) J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), arranged in two opposite rows (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: coast of Eritrea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 164).
Created: 24 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 February 2019.