Ptilophora biserrata (Børgesen) R.E.Norris
Ptilophora biserrata (Børgesen) R.E.Norris 1987: 256
Published in: Norris, R.E. (1987). A re-evaluation of Ptilophora Kützing and Beckerella Kylin (Gelidiales, Rhopdophyceae) with a review of South African species. Botanica Marina 30: 243-258, 23 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Gelidium biserratum Børgesen
Type locality: "Mauritius: Tombeau Bay, 10. Febr.1939, R. E. Vaughan legit." (Børgesen 1943: 8).
Gelidium biserratum Børgesen 1943
Beckerella biserrata (Børgesen) K.-C.Fan & Papenfuss 1961
This is a marine species.
Tronchin, E.M., Freshwater, D.W. & Bolton, J.J. (2003). A re-evaluation of the genera Beckerella and Ptilophora (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data. Phycologia 42: 80-89.
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