Hypoglossum serrulatum J.
Hypoglossum serrulatum J.Agardh 1898: 186
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1898). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Vol. 3, Part 3. De dispositione Delesseriearum curae posteriores. pp. i-vii, 1-239. Lundae [Lund]: apud C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hypoglossum harveyanum (J.Agardh) Womersley & Shepley
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat saw-toothed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Womersley (2003: 48) cites the authority as (Harvey) J. Agardh; J. Agardh (1898: 186, referring to Harveys's pl. LIX) and Kurogi (1979) says that Delesseria serrulata Harvey was described from Japan and then erroneous applied to material from Port Jackson, New South Wales by Harvey. - (21 Jan 2009) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Womersley, H.B.S. & Shepley, E.A. (1982). Southern Australian species of Hypoglossum (Delesseriaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Journal of Botany 30: 321-346, 9 figs.
Kurogi, M. (1979). On the scientific name of "Numehanori", a delesseriacean red alga.. Japanese Journal of Phycology 27: 213-215.
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
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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 19 September 2019.