Sphaerococcus corneus var. pulvinatus C.
Gelidium pusillum var. pulvinatum (C.Agardh) Feldmann Ría de Arousa, Galicia, Spain, 2009
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Sphaerococcus corneus var. pulvinatus C.Agardh 1822: [1822-1823]: 284
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium pusillum var. pulvinatum (C.Agardh) Feldmann
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Cadíz, Spain
Created: 08 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2018.