Vidalia serrata ( ) J.
Osmundaria serrata (Suhr) R.E.Norris KwaZulu-Natal
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Vidalia serrata (Suhr) J.Agardh 1863: 1125-1126
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Vidalia is Vidalia spiralis (Lamouroux) Lamouroux ex J.Agardh.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Osmundaria serrata (Suhr) R.E.Norris
Carpophyllum serratum Suhr
Type locality: "Cap, gefunden von Drège" [supposedly Cape of Good Hope, South Africa but actually Omtendo (Umtentu, Port St. Johns), Transkei, South Africa] (Suhr 1840: 258). Notes: See Drège (1843: 154).
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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 10 March 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 July 2019.