Sphaerococcus densus var. fruticosus (J. ) G.
Sphaerococcus densus var. fruticosus (J.Agardh) G.Martens 1866: 94
Published in: Martens, G. von (1868 '1866'). Die Tange. Die Preussische Expedition nach Ost-Asien. Nach amtlichen Quellen. Botanischer Theil. pp. 1-152, pls I-VII. Berlin: Verlag de Königlichen Geheimen Ober-Hofbuchdruckerei (R.Y. Decker).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria dura var. fruticosa J.Agardh
Type locality: "ad Indiam orientalem" ("Hindostan") (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 171). Notes: This type was first recorded by G.Martens (1868: 94-95) (Silva et al., 1996)
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dense (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 13 June 2018 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 15 November 2018.