Spongites ramulosus ( ) Kützing
Spongites ramulosus (Philippi) Kützing 1869: 35
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1869). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XIX pp. i-iv, 1-36, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spongites fruticulosus Kützing
Lithothamnion ramulosum Philippi
Type locality: "aus dem Sicilischen Meere" [from the Sicilian Seas, Italy] (Philippi 1837: 388). Holotype: L 934.3-10 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 277).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
INA notes: "Binomial attributed to Philippi in litt. and treated as name of new species." - (24 Aug 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2018.