Sphaerococcus durus C.
Gracilaria dura (C.Agardh) J.Agardh subtidal with Zostera marina, Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2015
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Sphaerococcus durus C.Agardh 1822: 310
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria dura (C.Agardh) J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cadíz, Spain (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 165). Holotype: Herb. Agardh, LD (Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1992: 67). Notes: Collected by Cabrera (Destombe et al. 2010).
Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
Gargiulo, G.M., De Masi, F. & Tripodi, G. (1992). Morphology, reproduction and taxonomy of the Mediterranean species of Gracilaria (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 31: 53-80.
Created: 13 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2018.