Sphaceloderma helgolandicum Kuckuck 1894: 232, fig. 7
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sphaceloderma.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sphaceloderma caespitulum (Lyngbye) Draisma, Prud'homme & H.Kawai
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Draisma, S.G.A., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Kawai, H. (2010). A revised classification of the Sphacelariales (Phaeophyceae) inferred from a psbC and rbcL based phylogeny. European Journal of Phycology 45(3): 308-326.
Created: 28 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 November 2010 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 June 2019.