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Sphacelaria cirrosa f. mediterranea Sauvageau

Publication details
Sphacelaria cirrosa f. mediterranea Sauvageau 1902: 410, 415, no fig.

Published in: Sauvageau, C. (1902). Remarques sur les Sphacélariacées. Journal de Botanique [Morot] 16: 393-416.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sphacelaria is Sphacelaria reticulata Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tendrilled, ending in a narrow curled or wavy appendage (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 16 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 December 2007 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 July 2019.

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