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Sphacelaria hordeacea Harvey 1844

Publication details
Sphacelaria hordeacea Harvey in W.J.Hooker 1844: pl. DCXIV [614]

Published in: Hooker, W.J. (1844). Icones plantarum; or figures, with brief descriptive characters and remarks of new or rare plants slected from the aithor's herbarium. Vol. III. New series or Vol. VII of the entire work [Fasc. 7]. pp. [i]-vii, pls DCI-DCC [with text]. London & Paris: Hippolyte Ballière.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sphacelaria is Sphacelaria reticulata Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stypocaulon paniculatum (Suhr) Kützing

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Dr. Sinclair." (Hooker 1844: pl. DCXIV). Type: TCD?

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.

Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 10 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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Harvey, W.H. (1844). Sphacelaria hordeacea Harv.. In: Icones Plantarum, N.S.. (Hooker, W.J. Eds) Vol.3

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