Nienburgia serrata ( )
Nienburgia serrata (Suhr) Papenfuss 1956: 73
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1956). Notes on South African marine algae. IV. Journal of South African Botany 22: 65-77.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Nitophyllum serratum Suhr
Lectotype locality: Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 463). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Papenfuss (1956a: 73).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), serrated, saw-edged with teeth pointing forwards (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Created: 27 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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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 April 2019.