Phymatolithon foveatum (Y.M.Chamberlain & ) & E.Van der Merwe
Phymatolithon foveatum (Y.M.Chamberlain & Keats) Maneveldt & E.Van der Merwe 2014: 183, figs 39–53, 77
Published in: Van der Merwe, E. & Maneveldt, G.W. (2014). The genus Phymatolithon (Hapalidiaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) in South Africa, including species previously ascribed to Leptophytum. South African Journal of Botany 90: 170-192.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Holotype locality: Yzerfontein,west coast of western Cape Province, South Africa (Chamberlain & Keats 1994: 115). Holotype: fig. 32: YMC & DWK 91/249; 24 November 1991; At the infralittoral fringe, on rock and encircling Dendropoma corallinaceus. L 993.052 539 (Chamberlain & Keats 1994: 115).
Leptophytum foveatum Y.M.Chamberlain & Keats 1994
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Leptophytum foveatum Y.M.Chamberlain & Keats)
Africa: Namibia (Chamberlain & Keats 1994, Rull Lluch 2002, John et al. 2004), South Africa (Chamberlain & Keats 1994).
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2018.