Sphaerococcus chamissoi C. 1820
Sphaerococcus chamissoi C.Agardh 1820: pl. VI
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1820). Icones algarum ineditae. Vol. Fasc. 1 pp. 4, pls I-X. Lundae [Lund]: ex Officina Berlingiana, sumtibus auctoris.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondracanthus chamissoi (C.Agardh) Kützing
Type locality: Chile (Silva & al. 1996: 290). Type: LD (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 115). Notes: Isotype: E.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Pl. 10. 1820 (Hommersand et al. 1993: 115). - (10 Jul 2009) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
Hommersand, M.H., Guiry, M.D., Fredericq, S. & Leister, G.L. (1993). New perspectives in the taxonomy of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 105-120, 41 figs.
Created: 25 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 July 2009 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 April 2021.