Sphaerococcus distichus J. 1837
Sphaerococcus distichus J.Agardh 1837: 172
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria disticha (J.Agardh) J.Agardh
Type locality: coast of Eritrea (Silva & al. 1996: 164).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), arranged in two opposite rows (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.
Created: 24 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
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.