Plocamium serrulatum var. pectinatum Cordero
Plocamium serrulatum var. pectinatum Cordero 1977: 140, figs 128, 129
Published in: Cordero, P.A., Jr (1977). Studies on Philippine marine red algae. Special Publications from the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory 4: 1-258, 268 figs, 27 plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat saw-toothed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
See Wynne (2002: 356) for discussion on confusion concerning the spelling of the epithet. - (11 Jul 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Philippines: prov. Batanes, ins. Batan: Tajojora (Silva 1996-to date). Holotype: Velasquez, Cordero & Timbol; 4.xi.1964; PNH 94807 (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Batan Island, Batanes Province, Luzon, Phillipines.
Silva, P.C., Meñez, E.G. & Moe, R.L. (1987). Catalog of the benthic marine algae of the Philippines. Smithsonian Contributions to Marine Sciences 27: [i-ii] iii-iv, 1-179, 2 figs, 1 table.
Wynne, M.J. (2002). A description of Plocamium fimbriatum sp. nov. (Plocamiales, Rhodophyta), from the Sultanate of Oman, with a census of currently recognized species of the genus. Nova Hedwigia 75: 333-356.
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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 21 May 2019.