Sphacelaria olivacea var. radicans ( ) J.
Sphacelaria radicans (Dillwyn) C.Agardh Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick, Canada
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Sphacelaria olivacea var. radicans (Dillwyn) J.Agardh 1848: 31
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, -363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protohalopteris radicans (Dillwyn) Draisma, Prud'homme & H.Kawai
Conferva radicans Dillwyn
Lectotype locality: Bantry Bay, Ireland (Prud'homme van Reine 1982: 62). Lectotype: Miss Ellen Hutchins; BM-K 142.832 (Prud'homme van Reine 1982: 62). Notes: Leg. W. Borrer, Jr. (Draisma et al. 2010).
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
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.
Created: 30 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 27 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 February 2020.