Sphaerococcus platyphyllus Kützing
Sphaerococcus platyphyllus Kützing 1843: 410
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, -142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with broad leaves.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Ostindien" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 908).
Created: 11 September 2002 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 03 December 2017 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 16 July 2019.