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Ptilophora helenae (Dickinson) R.E.Norris

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Ptilophora

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Ptilophora helenae (Dickinson) R.E.Norris
KwaZulu-Natal. Frederic Leliaert. © Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be).

 

Trichosolen blomquistii (Díaz-Piferrer) D.M.John

Ptilophora helenae (Dickinson) R.E.Norris KwaZulu-Natal
© Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be)

Publication details
Ptilophora helenae (Dickinson) R.E.Norris 1987: 256

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ptilophora is Ptilophora spissa (Suhr) Kützing.

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

Basionym
Gelidium helenae Dickinson

Type information
Type locality: Richards Bay, Natal, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 131).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

(as Ptilophora helenae (Dickinson) R.E.Norris)
Africa: South Africa (De Clerck, Tronchin & Schils 2005).

Created: 01 May 2001 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 19 August 2006 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 22 February 2019.

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