Portieria tripinnata (Hering) De Clerck
Portieria tripinnata (Hering) De Clerck KwaZulu-Natal
© Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be)
Portieria tripinnata (Hering) De Clerck in De Clerck, Tronchin & Schils 2005: 192, figs 165, 166
Published in: De Clerck, O., Tronchin, E.M. & Schils, T. (2005). Red algae. Rhodophyceae. Guide to the seaweeds of KwaZulu-Natal. Scripta Botanica Belgica 33: 131-267.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhodymenia tripinnata Hering
Type locality: "Natalpoint" [Durban], Natal, South Africa (Krauss 1846: 209).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tripinnate.
Rhodymenia tripinnata Hering 1846
Sphaerococcus tripinnatus (Hering) Kützing 1849
Desmia tripinnata (Hering) J.Agardh 1852
Chondrococcus hornemannii var. tripinnatus (Hering) Tyson 1910
Chondrococcus tripinnatus (Hering) Delf & Michell 1921
This is a marine species.
Payo, D.A., Leliaert, F., Verbruggen, H., D'hondt, S., Calumpong, H.P. & De Clerck, O. (2013). Extensive cryptic species diversity and fine-scale endemism in the marine red alga Portieria in the Philippines. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B Biological Sciences 280: 20122660.
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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 19 April 2019.