Heringia mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1846
Heringia mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.AgardhHarvey, W.H. (1849). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic r
Heringia mirabilis (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1846: pl. VII
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Heringia.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sphaerococcus mirabilis C.Agardh
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa; (Silva & al. 1996: 283)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), to be wondered at, wonderful, marvellous, extraordinary, admirable (Smith & Lockwood 1933).
This is a marine species.
Created: 16 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 25 April 2015
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 25 April 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 October 2022