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Carpopeltis phyllophora (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) F.Schmitz

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Carpopeltis


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Carpopeltis phyllophora (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) F.Schmitz
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Carpopeltis phyllophora (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) F.Schmitz


Carpopeltis phyllophora (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) F.Schmitz KwaZulu-Natal
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Publication details
Carpopeltis phyllophora (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) F.Schmitz in Schmitz & Hauptfleish 1897: 514

Published in: Schmitz, F. & Hauptfleisch, P. (1897). Grateloupiaceae. In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien nebst ihren Gattungen und wichtigeren Arten insbesondere den Nutzpflanzen unter Mitwirkung zahlreicher hervorragender Fachgelehrten, Teil 1, Abteilung 2. (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. 508-514. Leipzig: verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Carpopeltis.

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

Acropeltis phyllophora J.D.Hooker & Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Port Arthur, Tasmania (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 189). Type: Jeannerett; BM (ex K) (Womersley 1994: 170).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Acropeltis phyllophora J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1847
Cryptonemia phyllophora (J.D.Hooker & Harvey) J.Agardh 1872

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Rhodymenia phyllophora Harvey 1855

Nomenclatural notes
Carpopeltis phyllophora (Hooker & Harvey) Schmitz 1895: 168 (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 169). - (10 Jun 2009) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Occurs on rough-water coasts from shaded shallow situations to 37 m deep (Womersley & Lewis 1994: 170).

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Key references
Kawaguchi, S., Shimada, S., Wang, H.W. & Masuda, M. (2004). The new genus Yonagunia Kawaguchi & Masuda (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta), based on Y. tenuifolia Kawaguchi & Masuda sp. nov. from southern Japan and including Y. formosana (Okamura) Kawaguchi & Masuda comb. nov. from southheast Asia. Journal of Phycology 40: 180-192.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Womersley, H.B.S. & Lewis, J.A. (1994). Family Halymeniaceae Bory 1828: 158. In: The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part IIIA. Bangiophyceae and Florideophyceae (Acrochaetiales, Nemaliales, Gelidiales, Hildenbrandiales and Gigartinales sensu lato). (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 167-218. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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