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Sphaerococcus mexicanus Kützing

Publication details
Sphaerococcus mexicanus Kützing 1868: 29,

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria mexicana (Kützing) P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), Pertaining to Mexico (Stearn 1992).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 14 January 2005 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 14 January 2005 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 November 2018.

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