Callophycus serratus ( ex Kützing) P.C.
Callophycus serratus (Harvey ex Kützing) P.C.Silva Houtman Abrolhos, Western australia
Callophycus serratus (Harvey ex Kützing) P.C.Silva 1957: 143
Original publication: Silva, P.C. (1957). Remarks on algal nomenclature. Taxon 6: 141-145.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Tonga (South & Skelton 2003: 730).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), serrated, saw-edged with teeth pointing forwards (Stearn 1973).
Thysanocladia serrata Harvey ex Kützing 1869
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Thysanocladia serrata Harvey ex Kützing)
South-east Asia: Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987).
South-east Asia: Philippines (Kraft et al. 1999).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Callophycus&species=serratus
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Callophycus&Species=serratus
Created: 05 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 June 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:73184