Sphaerococcus palmetta var. bifidus
Sphaerococcus palmetta var. bifidus Lyngbye 1819: 12
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fimbrifolium dichotomum (Lepechin) G.I.Hansen
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Lyngbye’s combination is based on an illegitimate name (Fucus bifidus Hudson, non Fucus bifidus Gmelin 1768: 201) and therefore this taxon should be ascribed to Lyngbye (Athanasiadis, 1996).
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. 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 18 January 2019.