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Sphacelaria carolinensis Trono

Publication details
Sphacelaria carolinensis Trono 1972: 55, pl. 10: figs 1-2

Published in: Trono, G.C., Jr (1972 '1971'). Some new species of marine benthic algae from the Caroline Islands, western-central Pacific. Micronesica 7: 45-77, 10 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sphacelaria is Sphacelaria reticulata Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Reef from near Tafansk Village, Kusaie Is. [Caroline Islands] (Trono 1972: 55). Type: Ernani G. MeƱez; July 16, 1960; epiphytic on Turbinaria ornata. BISH D21947.1 (Trono 1972: 55).

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Key references
Luan Rixiao, Ding Lanping, Lu Baoren & Tseng, C.K. (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus III Phaeophyta No. I(1) Ectocarpales Ralfsiales Sphaceariales Dictyotales. pp. [i]-xxii, 1-195, pls I-XXII. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

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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.

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