Rosenvingea stellata Børgesen 1928
Iyengaria stellata (Børgesen) Børgesen In situ littoral specimen, Dhofar, Oman, Sept., 2001
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Rosenvingea stellata Børgesen 1928: 1-3, figs. 1-3
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1928). On Rosenvingea stellata, a new Indian alga, and on an interesting littoral algal vegetation in which this species is a characteristic constituent. Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 5(6): 11, 3 figs, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Iyengaria stellata (Børgesen) Børgesen
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), stellate, with narrow divisions radiating from the center like the rays of a star (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Dwarka, Gujarat, India (Silva & al. 1996: 631).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Børgesen, F. (1928). On Rosenvingea stellata, a new Indian alga, and on an interesting littoral algal vegetation in which this species is a characteristic constituent. Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 5(6): 11, 3 figs, 1 pl.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 January 2021.