Sphaerococcus tripinnatus (Hering) Kützing
Portieria tripinnata (Hering) De Clerck KwaZulu-Natal
© Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be)
Sphaerococcus tripinnatus (Hering) Kützing 1849: 783
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Portieria tripinnata (Hering) De Clerck
Rhodymenia tripinnata Hering
Type locality: "Natalpoint" [Durban], Natal, South Africa (Krauss 1846: 209).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tripinnate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 June 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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 January 2019.