Sphacelaria racemosa f. arctica ( )
Sphacelaria racemosa f. arctica (Harvey) Sauvageau 1903: 74
Published in: Sauvageau, C. (1903). Remarques sur les Sphacélariacées. Journal de Botanique [Morot] 17: 69-95.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Battersia arctica (Harvey) Draisma, Prud'homme & H.Kawai
Sphacelaria arctica Harvey
Type locality: Disko ö, Greenland (Athanasiadis 1996: 195). Holotype: Lyall (s.n.); vi.1852; in tide pools. BM (Draisma, Prud'homme van Reine & Kawai 2010: 322). Notes: TCD.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with flowers borne in racemes.
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: 29 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 27 July 2017 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 June 2019.