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Sphaerococcus schousboei J.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Sphaerococcaceae
Genus Sphaerococcus

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Sphaerococcus schousboei J.Agardh
Galicia, Ría de Arousa, 2011. 09 Dec 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Sphaerococcus schousboei J.Agardh
Ría de Ares, Galicia, Spain, 2007. 09 Dec 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Sphaerococcus schousboei J.Agardh
Ría de Ares, Galicia, Spain, 2007. 09 Dec 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Sphaerococcus schousboei J.Agardh
Ría de Ares, Galicia, Spain, 2007. 09 Dec 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Sphaerococcus schousboei J.Agardh
Nr Maianca, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain; subtidal (-4 m), shaded bedrock. 05 Jul 2011. F.A.S. Sterrenburg. © F.A.S. Sterrenburg.

Sphaerococcus schousboei J.Agardh
Nr Maianca, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain; subtidal (-4 m), shaded bedrock. 05 Jul 2011. F.A.S. Sterrenburg. © F.A.S. Sterrenburg.

 

Punctaria plantaginea var. rubescens Batters

Schimmelmannia schousboei (J.Agardh) J.Agardh Nr Maianca, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain; subtidal (-4 m), shaded bedrock
© F.A.S. Sterrenburg

Publication details
Sphaerococcus schousboei J.Agardh 1841: 16

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1841). In historiam algarum symbolae. Linnaea 15: 1-50, 443-457.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Sphaerococcus is Sphaerococcus coronopifolius Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Schimmelmannia schousboei (J.Agardh) J.Agardh

Eponomy
Named for P.K.A. Schousboe (1766 – 1832), botanist and Danish Consul at Tangiers.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Tangier (Athanasiadis 1996: 63). Type: LD Agardh Nos 22143-45

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2018.

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