Sphaerococcus sanguineus ( ) Wahlenberg
Delesseria sanguinea (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland; drift plant to 600 mm
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Sphaerococcus sanguineus (Hudson) Wahlenberg 1826: 898
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Delesseria sanguinea (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux
Fucus sanguineus Hudson
Syntype localities: Habitat in littoribus Eboracensi et Cornubensi [Living on the shores of York, NE England and Cornwall, SW England] (Hudson 1762: 475).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), blood-red (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: 30 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 01 November 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2020.