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Hypoglossum serrulatum J.Agardh

Publication details
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.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Hypoglossum is Hypoglossum woodwardii K├╝tzing.

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.

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

Nomenclatural notes
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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

Key references
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. [1]-533. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.

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