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..
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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
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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 24 May 2019.