Asperococcus scaber Kuckuck 1899
Asperococcus scaber Kuckuckon Chorda filum, Ría de Ares, Galicia, Spain, 2014Ignacio Bárbara (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Asperococcus scaber Kuckuck 1899: 52, figs 1-4; pl. II (8)
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Syntype localities: Rovinj and Naples, Mediterranean Sea; (Athanasiadis 1996: 182)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), scabrous, i.e., rough or gritty to the touch on account of numerous minute projections (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 05 August 1996 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 26 June 2012
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 26 June 2012. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2022