Thamnophyllis discigera (J. ) R.E.Norris
Thamnophyllis discigera (J.Agardh) R.E.Norris 1964: 110-113, figs. 27-36, pl. 6
Published in: Norris, R.E. (1964). The morphology and taxonomy of South African Kallymeniaceae. Botanica Marina 7: 90-129, 50 figs, 1 table, 10 plates.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Rhodymenia discigera J.Agardh
Lectotype locality: Cape of Good Hope (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 208). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by J.Agardh (1847: 13, footnote)(Silva et al., 1996)
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearing a disk.
This is a marine species.
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. -596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
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Verified by: 24 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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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.