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Spongites verruculosus Zeller

Publication details
Spongites verruculosus Zeller 1876: 431, no fig.

Published in: Zeller, G. (1877). Algae Brasilienses circa Rio de Janero a Dr. A. Glaziou, horti publ. dir., collectae. In: Symbolae ad floram Brasiliae centralis cognoscendam quas edidit Eug. Warming, Particulae i-xl. (Warming, E. Eds), pp. [635]-641. Havniae [København]: Typis Bianco Luno.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Spongites is Spongites fruticulosus Kützing.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), covered with small wart-like outgrowths (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Spongites verruculosus Zeller)
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).

South America: Brazil (Taylor 1930 ).

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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 21 August 2019.

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