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Streblonema sphaericum (Derbès & Solier) Thuret 1863

Publication details
Streblonema sphaericum (Derbès & Solier) Thuret in Le Jolis 1863: 73

Published in: Le Jolis, A. (1863). Liste des algues marines de Cherbourg. Mémoires de la Société Impériale des Sciences Naturelles de Cherbourg 10: 5-168, pls I-IV.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Streblonema.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Myriotrichia clavaeformis Harvey

Basionym
Ectocarpus sphaericus Derbès & Solier

Type information
Type locality: "Parasite, sur diverses Mesogloiées, Bains de la Méditerranée; En juin" [Marseille, France] (Castagne 1851: 100).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), globose, spherical (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Pedersen, P.M. (1978). Culture studies in the pleomorphic brown alga Myriotrichia clavaeformis (Dictyosiphonales, Myriotrichiaeae). Norwegian Journal of Botany 25: 281-291, 34 figs, 1 table.

Key references
Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Zinova, A.D. (1967). Opredelitel zelenikh, burikh i krasnich odoroslei juzhnikh morei SSSR [Guide to the green, brown and red algae of the southern seas of USSR]. pp. 1-398. Moscow, Leningrad: Academia Nauk. [in Russian]

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