Gelidium biserratum Børgesen 1943
Gelidium biserratum Børgesen 1943: 8, figs 2, 3
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1943). Some marine algae from Mauritius. III. Rhodophyceae. Part 2. Gelidiales, Cryptonemiales, Gigartinales. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Meddelelser 19(1): 1-85, 42 figs, 1 plate.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ptilophora biserrata (Børgesen) R.E.Norris
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Mauritius: Tombeau Bay, 10. Febr.1939, R. E. Vaughan legit." (Børgesen 1943: 8).
Source of current name
Norris, R.E. (1987). A re-evaluation of Ptilophora Kützing and Beckerella Kylin (Gelidiales, Rhopdophyceae) with a review of South African species. Botanica Marina 30: 243-258, 23 figs.
Created: 01 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 02 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 October 2020.