Sphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C.Agardh 1824

Sphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C.Agardh

Current name: Sphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C.Agardh
epiphytic on depauperate plant Cystoseira baccata, San Román, Lugo, Galicia, Spain, 2008 - 03 June 2008. Ignacio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es)

Publication Details
Sphacelaria cirrosa (Roth) C.Agardh 1824: 164

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, [1]-312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].

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Publication date: probably September 1824

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sphacelaria.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Conferva cirrosa Roth

Type Information
Type locality: Trieste, Italy; (Silva & al. 1996: 575) Type: WU; (Athanasiadis 1996: 197) Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Prud'homme van Reine (1982: 225). Womersley (1987: 166) gives the following data: Lectotype from Trieste Italy (Wulfen); neotype in WU.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), tendrilled, ending in a narrow curled or wavy appendage (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 09 April 1996 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 17 February 2020

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 February 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 April 2024

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