Sarcothalia livida (Turner)
Sarcothalia livida (Turner) Hommersand in Hommersand et al. 1993: 113
Original publication: Hommersand, M.H., Guiry, M.D., Fredericq, S. & Leister, G.L. (1993). New perspectives in the taxonomy of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 105-120, 41 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus lividus Turner
Type locality: "Southern Ocean" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 293). Type: BM (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 113). Notes: New Zealand (Hommersand et al. 1993: 113).
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gigartina livida (Turner) J.Agardh)
Australia and New Zealand: Auckland Islands (Chapman 1979), Chatham Islands (Chapman 1979), New Zealand (Chapman 1979, Adams 1994, Adams 1997), Stewart Island (Chapman 1979).
Antarctic and the subantarctic islands: Campbell Island (Papenfuss 1964).
(as Sarcothalia livida (Turner) Hommersand)
Indian Ocean Islands: St. Paul Island (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Nelson 2012).
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Sarcothalia&species=livida
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Sarcothalia&Species=livida
Created: 16 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 July 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:75036