Bornetella nitida Munier-Chalmas ex Sonder 1880
Bornetella nitida Munier-Chalmas ex Sonder On dead coral. Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
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Bornetella nitida Munier-Chalmas ex Sonder 1880: 39
Published in: Sonder, O.G. (1880). Supplementum ad volumen undecimum Fragmentorum phytographiae Australiae, indices plantarum acotyledonarum complectens. I. - Algae australianae hactenus cognitae. In: Fragmenta phytographiae Australiae. (Mueller, F. von Eds), pp. 1-42. Melbourne: Auctoriatate Guberni Coloniae Victoriae. Ex officina Joannis Ferres.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Bornetella.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Tonga (Silva & al. 1996: 887). Type: Harvey Friendly Isl. Alg. no.83; (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shining.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Børgesen (1946: 32) cites this species as Bornetella nitida (Harvey) Munier-Chalmas.
This is a marine species.
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]
Titlyanov, E.A. & Titlyanova, T.V. (2012). Morskiye rasteniya stran Aziatsko-Tikhookeanskogo regiona, ikh ispol'zovaniye i kul'tivirovaniye [Marine plants of the Asian Pacific Region countries, their use and cultivation]. pp. 376, 52 numbered figures, 162 plates. Vladivostok: Dalnauka & A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. [in Russian]
Trono, G.C., Jr (1997). Field guide and atlas of the seaweed resourves of the Philippines. pp. [i]-xx.-306, 168 figs. Makati City, The Philippines: Bookmark, Inc..
Created: 08 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 March 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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Baluswami, M., Prasad, A.K.S.K., Krishnamurthy, V. & Desikachary, T.V. (1982). On Bornetella nitida (Harv.) Munier-Chalmas from the Andaman Islands. Seaweed Research and Utilisation 5: 99-101, 8 figs.
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