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Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Nemaliophycidae
Order Nemaliales
Family Scinaiaceae
Genus Nothogenia

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Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson
Olifantsbos, Cape Point, Western Cape, South Africa. 28 Jan 2008. Chris Boothroyd. © Chris Boothroyd (chris.boothroyd@cen.dtu.dk).

Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson
Olifantsbos, Cape Point, Western Cape, South Africa. 28 Jan 2008. Chris Boothroyd. © Chris Boothroyd (chris.boothroyd@cen.dtu.dk).

Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson
Olifantsbos, Cape Point, Western Cape, South Africa. 28 Jan 2008. Chris Boothroyd. © Chris Boothroyd (chris.boothroyd@cen.dtu.dk).

Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; mid-intertidal rock. 21 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; mid-intertidal rock. 21 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape; plants on upper-shore rocks. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

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Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson Olifantsbos, Cape Point, Western Cape, South Africa
© Chris Boothroyd (chris.boothroyd@cen.dtu.dk)

Publication details
Nothogenia ovalis (Suhr) P.G.Parkinson 1983: 609

Published in: Parkinson, P.G. (1983). The typification and status of the name Chaetangium (Algae). Taxon 32: 605-610.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nothogenia is Nothogenia variolosa (Montagne) Montagne.

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

Basionym
Dumontia ovalis Suhr

Type information
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 112).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), oval, elliptical, i.e., broadest at the middle, the sides curved and length:breadth generally 2:1 (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dumontia ovalis Suhr 1840
Chaetangium ovale (Suhr) Papenfuss 1940

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chaetangium saccatum J.Agardh 1849

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

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Verified by: 23 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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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 November 2018.

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