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Helminthora furcellata (Reinbold ex Tyson) M.T.Martin

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

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Helminthora furcellata (Reinbold ex Tyson) M.T.Martin
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Helminthora furcellata (Reinbold ex Tyson) M.T.Martin
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

 

Caloglossa zanzibariensis (Goebel) De Toni

Helminthora furcellata (Reinbold ex Tyson) M.T.Martin Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Publication details
Helminthora furcellata (Reinbold ex Tyson) M.T.Martin 1947: 371

Published in: Martin, M.T. (1947). Some South African Rhodophyceae. II. Helminthora furcellata (Reinbold Apud Tyson), comb. nov. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 31: 371-379, 4 figs, Plate XII.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Helminthora is Helminthora divaricata (C.Agardh) J.Agardh.

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

Basionym
Nemalion furcellatum Reinbold ex Tyson

Type information
Type locality: Table Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 122).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), forked; having a small notch at apex (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nemalion furcellatum Reinbold ex Tyson 1912

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 29 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 February 2007 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Martin, M.T. (1947). Some South African Rhodophyceae. II. Helminthora furcellata (Reinbold Apud Tyson), comb. nov. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 31: 371-379, 4 figs, Plate XII.

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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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