Ralfsia spongiocarpa 1888
Ralfsia spongiocarpa Batters 1888: 452, pl. XVIII : figs 17-21
Published in: Batters, E.A.L. (1888). A description of three new marine algae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 24: 450-453, pl. XVIII .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stragularia spongiocarpa (Batters) Hamel
Type locality: "Berwick-on-Tweed" [Berwick-upon-Tweed], Northumberland, England. (Batters 1888: 452).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, -638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
Created: 23 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Fletcher, R. L. (1981). Observations on the ecology and life history of Ralfsia spongiocarpa Batt.. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 8: 323-330.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.