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Serraticardia maxima (Yendo) P.C.Silva

Publication details
Serraticardia maxima (Yendo) P.C.Silva 1957: 48

Published in: Silva, P.C. (1957). Notes on Pacific marine algae. MadroƱo 14: 41-51.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Serraticardia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Corallina maxima (Yendo) K.R.Hind & G.W.Saunders

Basionym
Cheilosporum maximum Yendo

Type information
Syntype localities: Prov. of Boshu, Prov. of Kazusa, Misaki, Shimoda (Hind & Saunders 2013: 109). Lectotype: 1902: Pl.VI: fig. 9: (Yoshida 1998: 614).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), largest.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Hind, K.R. & Saunders, G.W. (2013). A molecular phylogenetic study of the tribe Corallineae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) with an assessment of genus-level taxonomic features and descriptions of novel genera. Journal of Phycology 49(1): 103-114.

Key references
Hind, K.R. & Saunders, G.W. (2013). A molecular phylogenetic study of the tribe Corallineae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) with an assessment of genus-level taxonomic features and descriptions of novel genera. Journal of Phycology 49(1): 103-114.

Xia Bangmei [Xia, B.-M.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. IV Corallinales . pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-147, pls I-V. Beijing: Science Press.

Created: 21 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 01 September 2013 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Okazaki, M. (1973). Dissociable zinc as a cofactor of carbonic anhydrase from the marine red alga Serraticardia maxima. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 86: 235-239.
Okazaki, M., Furuya, K., Tsukayama, K. & Nisizawa, K. (1982). Isolation and identification of alginic acid from a calcareous red alga Serraticardia maxima. Botanica Marina 25: 123-131.

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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 24 January 2019.

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