Sarcodia ceylanica Harvey ex Kützing 1869
Sarcodia ceylanica Harvey ex Kützing 1869: 12, pl. 33: figs a, b
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: Ceylon: Harvey [Sri Lanka] in herb. Sonder; (Kützing 1869: 13) Type: L?; Notes: Type collection: no. 27, undated, collected by Harvey, William Henry. The holotype was deposited at National Herbarium of Victoria (MEL516209). Isotypes can be found at MEL, Herbarium of Trinity College at Dublin (TCD), the Brown University herbarium, the Farlow Herbarium at Harvard University, the New York Botanical Garden Herbarium, and the University of Michigan Herbarium (Rodríguez-Prieto et al., 2016).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), Of (from) Ceylon, an island in the Indian Ocean off southern India (cf. ceylonensis & ceylonicus).
This is a marine species.
Created: 12 October 2001 by Sandy Lawson.
Last updated: 01 April 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 01 April 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 November 2023