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Cryptonemia natalensis (J.Agardh) Chiang

Publication details
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..

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cryptonemia is Cryptonemia lactuca J.Agardh.

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

Meristotheca natalensis J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 191).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Meristotheca natalensis J.Agardh 1876

Taxonomic notes
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)

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Cryptonemia natalensis (J.Agardh) Chiang)
Africa: South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, De Clerck, Tronchin & Schils 2005).

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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.

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