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Sphacelaria racemosa var. arctica (Harvey) Reinke 1889

Publication details
Sphacelaria racemosa var. arctica (Harvey) Reinke 1889: 66, pl. 44

Published in: Reinke, J. (1889). Atlas deutscher Meeresalgen Im Auftrage des Königlich Preussischen Ministeriums für Landwirthschaft, Domänen und Forsten herausgegeben im Interesse der Fischerei von der Kommision zur wissenschaftlichen Untersuchung der deutschen Meere. Vol. 1 pp. [i-iv], 1-34, pls 1-4, 5/6, 7-11, 12/13, 14-25. Berlin: Paul Parey.
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Publication date: Aug. 1889

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 Battersia arctica (Harvey) Draisma, Prud'homme & H.Kawai

Basionym
Sphacelaria arctica Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Disko ö, Greenland (Athanasiadis 1996: 195). Holotype: Lyall (s.n.); vi.1852; in tide pools. BM (Draisma, Prud'homme van Reine & Kawai 2010: 322). Notes: TCD.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with flowers borne in racemes.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Draisma, S.G.A., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. & Kawai, H. (2010). A revised classification of the Sphacelariales (Phaeophyceae) inferred from a psbC and rbcL based phylogeny. European Journal of Phycology 45(3): 308-326.

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