Sarcodia marginata J.Agardh 1892
Sarcodia marginata J.Agardh 1892: 98
The type species (holotype) of the genus Sarcodia is Sarcodia montagneana (Hooker f. & Harvey) J.Agardh.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Port Philip, Victoria; (Womersley 1994: 316) Lectotype: Wilson; LD, Herb. Agardh; 29871? Notes: Womersley (1994: 316) gives the following data: Type from Port Phillip, Victoria (Wilson); lectotype (to be selected) in Herb. Agardh, LD. A type label is affixed to LD 29871 (Fig. 49 in Kylin 1932) but this is from Puebla Bay (near Torquay), west of Port Phillip.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), margined (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Apparently a deep water (or in shaded pools) alga on rough-water coasts (Womersley 1994: 317).
Created: 13 July 2000 by Fabio Rindi.
Last updated: 28 February 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 February 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 November 2023