Sphaerococcus fimbriatus var. filiformis
Sphaerococcus fimbriatus var. filiformis Suhr 1834: 731 (as 'Sphaerococcus fimbriatus ß filiformis' )
Published in: Suhr, J.N. von (1834). Übersicht der Algen, welche von Hrn. Ecklon an der südafrikanischen Küste gefunden worden sind. Flora 17(46, 47): 721-735, 737-743, pls I, II (figs. 1-21).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Calliblepharis fimbriata (Greville) Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fringed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Silva et al. (1996) this taxon apparently lies within the circumscription of Calliblepharis fimbriata but has not yet been transferred or reduced to synonmy
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Algoa-Bai" [Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa] (Suhr 1834: 731).
Created: 09 October 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 14 August 2015 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 14 November 2018.