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Nienburgia serrata (Suhr) Papenfuss

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Nitophylloideae
Tribe Phycodryeae
Genus Nienburgia

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Nienburgia serrata (Suhr) Papenfuss
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Publication details
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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nienburgia is Nienburgia andersoniana (J.Agardh) Kylin.

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

Basionym
Nitophyllum serratum Suhr

Type information
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).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitophyllum serratum Suhr 1836
Scutarius serratus (Suhr) Kuntze 1891

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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