Sphacelaria caespitosa Takamatsu 1943: 167, fig. 7; pl. 10: figs 3, 4
Published in: Takamatsu, M. (1943). The species of Sphacelaria from Japan I. J. Sigenkagaku Kenkyusyo 1: 153-187.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sphacelaria rigidula Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in patches or tufts, caespitose (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 14 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 June 2019.