Callophycus serratus ( ex Kützing) P.C. 1957
Callophycus serratus (Harvey ex Kützing) P.C.Silva Hideaway Island, Vanuatu. -16m on a vertical reef wall
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Callophycus serratus (Harvey ex Kützing) P.C.Silva 1957: 143
Published in: Silva, P.C. (1957). Remarks on algal nomenclature. Taxon 6: 141-145.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Tonga (South & Skelton 2003: 730). Notes: Friendly Islands: Harvey; in Sonder herb. (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), serrated, saw-edged with teeth pointing forwards (Stearn 1973).
Thysanocladia serrata Harvey ex Kützing 1869
Fijian records of Callophycus are currently under investigation (South & Skelton, 2003).
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.
Created: 05 April 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 October 2021.