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Sarcodia dentata (Suhr) R.E.Norris ex M.J.Wynne

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Plocamiales
Family Sarcodiaceae
Genus Sarcodia

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Sarcodia dentata (Suhr) R.E.Norris ex M.J.Wynne
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Publication details
Sarcodia dentata (Suhr) R.E.Norris ex M.J.Wynne 1989: 428

Published in: Wynne, M.J. (1989). Taxonomic observations on some marine algae in Herbarium Hamburgense. Nova Hedwigia 48: 419-430, 3 plates [= 9 figs].

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sarcodia is Sarcodia montagneana (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Halymenia dentata Suhr

Type information
Type locality: "Algoa-Bai" [Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa] (Suhr 1834: 734). Lectotype: HBG (Wynne 1989: 427).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), toothed, usually with sharp teeth pointing outwards (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Halymenia dentata Suhr 1834
Kallymenia dentata (Suhr) J.Agardh 1848
Halymenia carnosa var. dentata (Suhr) Kützing 1849
Anatheca dentata (Suhr) Papenfuss 1940

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Sarcodia capensis J.Agardh 1885

Nomenclatural notes
Norris's (1987) transfer of Halymenia dentata Suhr does not conform to the requirements of Art. 33.2 of the 1983 ICBN (Voss et al., 1983) and Wynne (1989: 428) validated the combination.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

Norris, R.E. (1987). Reproduction in Sarcodia dentata (Suhr) comb. nov. (Gigartinales, Rhodophyceae), with comments on the Sarcodiaceae. British Phycological Journal 22: 147-155, 8 figs.

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References
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Norris, R.E. (1987). Reproduction in Sarcodia dentata (Suhr) comb. nov. (Gigartinales, Rhodophyceae), with comments on the Sarcodiaceae. British Phycological Journal 22: 147-155, 8 figs.

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