Sphaerococcus sinuosus ( & Woodward) C. , nom. illeg.
Sphaerococcus sinuosus (Goodenough & Woodward) C.Agardh 1817: 22, nom. illeg.
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phycodrys rubens (Linnaeus) Batters
Fucus sinuosus Goodenough & Woodward
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very sinuate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitmate: based on a superfluous name. - (4 Jun 2019) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Created: 30 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 04 June 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 July 2019.