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Sphaerococcus sanguineus (Hudson) Wahlenberg

Publication details
Sphaerococcus sanguineus (Hudson) Wahlenberg 1826: 898

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Sphaerococcus is Sphaerococcus coronopifolius Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Delesseria sanguinea (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux

Basionym
Fucus sanguineus Hudson

Type information
Syntype localities: Habitat in littoribus Eboracensi et Cornubensi [Living on the shores of York, NE England and Cornwall, SW England] (Hudson 1762: 475).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), blood-red (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 30 May 2000 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 01 November 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 January 2018.

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