Delesseria serrata &
Delesseria serrata Postels & Ruprecht 1840: 15
Published in: Postels, A. & Ruprecht, F. (1840). Illustrationes algarum in itinere circum orbem jussu imperatoris Nicolai I. Atque auspiciis navarchi Friderici Lütke annis 1826, 1827, 1828 et 1829 celoce Seniavin exsecuto in Oceano pacifico, inprimis septemtrionale ad littora rossica asiatico-americana collectarum. pp. [i-vi ], [i]- iv, 1-28 [1-2, index], [Latin:] [-iv], -22, [1-2, index], 40 pls. Petropoli [St. Petersburg]: Typis Eduardi Pratz.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Membranoptera serrata (Postels & Ruprecht) A.D.Zinova
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), serrated, saw-edged with teeth pointing forwards (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Syntype localities: Parasitica in stipite Ptilotae asplenioidis ad littora Kamtschatica et insulam Aleuticam Unalaschka (Postels & Ruprecht 1840: 15).
Source of current name
Zinova, A.D. (1965). Species familiae Delesseriacearum (Rhodophyta) in parte septentrionali Oceani Pacifici. Novitates Systematicae Plantarum non Vascularium 2: 78-97.
Created: 17 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 May 2019.