Bornetella nitida Munier-Chalmas ex Sonder
Bornetella nitida Munier-Chalmas ex Sonder Heron Island, Queensland
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Bornetella nitida Munier-Chalmas ex Sonder 1880: 39
Published in: Sonder, O.G. (1880). Supplementum ad volumen undecimum Fragmentorum phytographiae Australiae, indices plantarum acotyledonarum complectens. I. - Algae australianae hactenus cognitae. In: Fragmenta phytographiae Australiae. (Mueller, F. von Eds), pp. 1-42. Melbourne: Auctoriatate Guberni Coloniae Victoriae. Ex officina Joannis Ferres.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Bornetella.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shining.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Børgesen (1946: 32) cites this species as Bornetella nitida (Harvey) Munier-Chalmas.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Tonga (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 887).
Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]
Titlyanov, E.A. & Titlyanov, T.V. (2012). Marine plants of the Asian Pacific Region countries, their use and cultivation. pp. -376, many col. photographs. Vladivostok: Dalnauka & A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. [in Russian]
Created: 08 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 August 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Baluswami, M., Prasad, A.K.S.K., Krishnamurthy, V. & Desikachary, T.V. (1982). On Bornetella nitida (Harv.) Munier-Chalmas from the Andaman Islands. Seaweed Research and Utilisation 5: 99-101, 8 figs.
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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 16 July 2019.