Sphaerococcus repens C.
Gloiocladia repens (C.Agardh) N.Sánchez & Rodríguez-Prieto Ría de Ferrol, Galicia, Spain, 2006
© Ignacio Bárbara (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Sphaerococcus repens C.Agardh 1822: 244
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1822). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [v-vi], 169-398. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.
Publication date: probably Oct 1822
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gloiocladia repens (C.Agardh) N.Sánchez & Rodríguez-Prieto
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), creeping, prostrate and rooting (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: near Cádiz, Spain (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 360). Lectotype: LD 25705 (Rodríguez-Prieto, Freshwater & Sánchez 2007: 146).
Source of current name
Rodríguez-Prieto, C., Freshwater, D. W. & Sánchez, N. (2007). Vegetative and reproductive morphology of Gloiocladia repens (C. Agardh) Sánchez et Rodríguez-Prieto comb. nov. (Rhodymeniales, Rhodophyta), with a taxonomic re-assessment of the genera Fauchea and Gloiocladia. European Journal of Phycology 42(2): 145-162, 38 Figs, 3 Tables.
Created: 22 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 July 2013 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 622 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=13416
Cite this record as:
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 08 December 2019.