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Phymatolithon foveatum (Y.M.Chamberlain & Keats) Maneveldt & E.Van der Merwe

Publication details
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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phymatolithon is Phymatolithon polymorphum Foslie.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Leptophytum foveatum Y.M.Chamberlain & Keats

Type information
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).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Leptophytum foveatum Y.M.Chamberlain & Keats 1994

General environment
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.

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