Delesseria serrata & 1840
Delesseria serrata Postels & Ruprecht 1840: 15
Published in: Postels, A. & Ruprecht, F. (1840). Illustrationes algarum in itinere circum orbem jussu imperatoris Nicolai I. Atque auspiciis navarchi Friderici Lütke annis 1826, 1827, 1828 et 1829 celoce Seniavin exsecuto in Oceano pacifico, inprimis septemtrionale ad littora rossica asiatico-americana collectarum. pp. [i-vi ], [i]- iv, 1-28 [1-2, index], [Latin:] [-iv], -22, [1-2, index], 40 pls. Petropoli [St. Petersburg]: Typis Eduardi Pratz.
Publication date: Nov-Dec 1840 [TL-2]
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Membranoptera serrata (Postels & Ruprecht) A.D.Zinova
Syntype localities: Parasitica in stipite Ptilotae asplenioidis ad littora Kamtschatica et insulam Aleuticam Unalaschka (Postels & Ruprecht 1840: 15).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), serrated, saw-edged with teeth pointing forwards (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Zinova, A.D. (1965). Species familiae Delesseriacearum (Rhodophyta) in parte septentrionali Oceani Pacifici. Novitates Systematicae Plantarum non Vascularium 1965(2): 78-97, 10 figs. [in Russian and Latin]
Created: 17 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 March 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 May 2021.