Sphaerococcus subulatus var. nigrescens C.
Sphaerococcus subulatus var. nigrescens C.Agardh 1822: 329
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acanthococcus antarcticus J.D.Hooker & Harvey
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), subulate, awl-shaped, i.e., tapering from a narrow or moderately broad base to a very fine point (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 29 August 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 21 January 2019.