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Seirospora seirosperma (Harvey) P.S.Dixon 1964

Publication details
Seirospora seirosperma (Harvey) P.S.Dixon 1964: 65

Published in: Dixon, P.S. (1964). Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on the Florideae. IV. Botaniska Notiser 117: 56-78, 2 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Seirospora is Seirospora griffithsiana Harvey.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Seirospora interrupta (Smith) F.Schmitz

Callithamnion versicolor var. seirospermum Harvey

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Guiry (1997) suggests consulting Maggs & Hommersand (1993) on the synonymy between Seirospora interrupta and Seirospora seirosperma.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Seirospora seirosperma (Harvey) P.S.Dixon)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Munda 1979), Greece (Gerloff & Geissler 1974, Tsekos & Haritonidis 1977, Athanasiadis 1987), Ireland (Guiry 1978, Maggs 1983), Portugal (Ardré 1970).

North America: Connecticut (Schneider et al. 1979).

Source of current name
Maggs, C.A. & Hommersand, M.H. (1993). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 1. Rhodophyta. Part 3A. Ceramiales. pp. [i]-xv, 1-444, 129 figs, map. London: HMSO.

Created: 07 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Bird, C.J. & Johnson, C.R. (1984). Seirospora seirosperma (Harvey) Dixon (Rhodophyta, Ceramiaceae) - a first record for Canada. Proc. Nova Scotian Inst. Sci. 34: 173-175.
Plattner, S.B. & Nichols, H.W. (1977). Asexual development in Seirospora seirosperma. Phytomorphology 27: 371-377.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2021.

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