Nienburgia serrata (Suhr) Papenfuss 1956
Nienburgia serrata (Suhr) Papenfuss
South AfricaRobert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za)
Nienburgia serrata (Suhr) Papenfuss 1956: 73
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1956). Notes on South African marine algae. IV. Journal of South African Botany 22: 65-77.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nienburgia is Nienburgia andersoniana (J.Agardh) Kylin.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Nitophyllum serratum Suhr
Lectotype locality: Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa; (Silva & al. 1996: 463) Notes: This type locality was first recorded by Papenfuss (1956a: 73).
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), serrated, saw-edged with teeth pointing forwards (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 27 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 13 March 2014
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 13 March 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 June 2023