Cryptonemia natalensis (J. )
Cryptonemia natalensis (J.Agardh) Chiang 1970: 57-61, figs. 27-29a, pl. 7
Published in: Chiang, Y.M. (1970). Morphological studies of red algae of the family Cryptonemiaceae. University of California Publications in Botany 58: vi + 95, 34 figs, 10 pl..
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Meristotheca natalensis J.Agardh
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 191).
Meristotheca natalensis J.Agardh 1876
According to Papenfuss (1968b: 272-273), the name Kallymenia capensis has been misapplied to this species by various authors; the name Cryptonemia capensis has been misapplied to this species by Barton (1896: 196); Delf & Michell (1921: 118)
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 July 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 558 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=1978
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 January 2019.