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Sphaerococcus dendroides Kützing

Publication details
Sphaerococcus dendroides Kützing

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Sphaerococcus is Sphaerococcus coronopifolius Stackhouse.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tree-like, resembling a tree in shape (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Taylor, W.R. (1930). A synopsis of the marine algae of Brazil. Revue Algologique 5: 279-313.

Created: 14 January 2005 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.

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