Sarcodia montagneana   (J. Hooker & Harvey) J. Agardh,  1852 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Florideophyceae

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Synonym (s)
Sarcodia ceylonensis (J. Agardh) Kylin, 1932
(Heterotypic synonym)
Rhodymenia montagneana J. D. Hooker & Harvey, 1845
(Homotypic synonym)
Sarcodia montagneana (J. Hooker & Harvey) J. Agardh, 1852
Mastocarpus klenzeanus Kutzing, 1847
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gigartina klenzeana (Kutzing) Sonder, 1854
(Heterotypic synonym)
Sarcodia ceylanica Harvey ex Kutzing, 1869
(Heterotypic synonym)
Carpococcus gattyae J. Agardh, 1876
(Heterotypic synonym)
Sarcodia gattyae (J. Agardh) Kylin, 1932
Carpococcus ceylonensis J. Agardh, 1899
(Heterotypic synonym)
Sarcodia mauritiana Borgesen, 1952
(Heterotypic synonym)
Sarcodia ceylanica var. mauritiana Borgesen, 1953

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Tamil Nadu, Kanniyakumari (Lat: 8.08) (Long: 77.57) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tiruchendur (Lat: 8.48) (Long: 78.12) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
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  • Oza, RM and Zaidi, SH (2001) A revised checklist of Indian marine algae Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
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