Sphaerococcus cervicornis (Turner) C.
Sphaerococcus cervicornis (Turner) C.Agardh 1817: xvi
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria cervicornis (Turner) J.Agardh
Fucus cervicornis Turner
Type locality: West Indies (Turner 1808-1809: 132). Type: Dr Wright; BM-K Notes: Jamaica. Lectotype: BM000936191 (Lyra et al., 2016: 1005).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Agardh, J.G. (1852). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumis secundi: Algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 2. pp. 577-700 [701-720, Addenda and Index]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Created: 18 March 2004 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 12 February 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2018.