Sphaerococcus radicans Bory 1834
Sphaerococcus radicans Bory 1834: 165
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium rigidum var. radicans (Bory) J.Agardh
Type locality: Mauritius (Silva & al. 1996: 150).
Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), rooting, putting forth aerial roots (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: 23 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson
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 16 October 2021.