Sphaerococcus pinnatifidus ( )
Osmundea pinnatifida (Hudson) Stackhouse Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; rocks at MLWN
© Michael Guiry (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Sphaerococcus pinnatifidus (Hudson) Stackhouse 1797: xxiv
Published in: Stackhouse, J. (1797). Nereis britannica; continens species omnes fucorum in insulis britannicis crescentium: descriptione latine et anglico, necnon iconibus ad vivum depictis... Fasc. 2. pp. ix-xxiv, 31-70, pls IX-XIII. Bathoniae [Bath] & Londini [London]: S. Hazard; J. White.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Osmundea pinnatifida (Hudson) Stackhouse
Fucus pinnatifidus Hudson
Type locality: Harwich, Essex, England (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 534). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Maggs & Hommersand (1993: 403, footnote).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pinnately cleft (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2019.