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Ptilophora rumpii (Dickinson) R.E.Norris

Publication details
Ptilophora rumpii (Dickinson) R.E.Norris 1987: 251, 254, fig. 17

Published in: Norris, R.E. (1987). A re-evaluation of Ptilophora Kützing and Beckerella Kylin (Gelidiales, Rhopdophyceae) with a review of South African species. Botanica Marina 30: 243-258, 23 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ptilophora is Ptilophora spissa (Suhr) K├╝tzing.

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

Basionym
Gelidium rumpii Dickinson

Type information
Type locality: Richards Bay, Natal, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 133). Holotype: (Tronchin, Freshwater & Bolton 2003: 82).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gelidium rumpii Dickinson 1950
Beckerella rumpii (Dickinson) Papenfuss & K.-C.Fan 1961

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Tronchin, E.M., Freshwater, D.W. & Bolton, J.J. (2003). A re-evaluation of the genera Beckerella and Ptilophora (Gelidiales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data. Phycologia 42: 80-89.

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