Sarcothalia decipiens (J.D.Hooker & )
Sarcothalia decipiens (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) Hommersand 1993: 113
Published in: Hommersand, M.H., Guiry, M.D., Fredericq, S. & Leister, G.L. (1993). New perspectives in the taxonomy of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 105-120, 41 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: New Zealand (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 113). Type: BM (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 113).
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), deceiving (used of a species closely resembling another) (Stearn 1973).
Iridaea decipiens J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1845
Gigartina decipiens (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1855
This is a marine species.
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
Created: 10 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 December 2013 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 25 August 2019.