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Nemastoma lanceolatum J.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Nemastomatales
Family Nemastomataceae
Genus Nemastoma

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Nemastoma lanceolatum J.Agardh
Nemastoma lanceolata, Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa" . 18 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Nemastoma lanceolatum J.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

 

Publication details
Nemastoma lanceolatum J.Agardh 1848: 48 ('lanceolata')

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1847). Öfver de Capska arterna af slägtet Iridaea. K. Svenska Vetensk. Akad. Förhandl. 4: 81-97, 7 pls.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nemastoma is Nemastoma dichotomum J.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tsengia lanceolata (J.Agardh) Saunders & Kraft

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lance-shaped.

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

Nomenclatural notes
The publication in which this name appeared in 1847 was republished in an abbreviated form in 1848 (fide M.J. Wynne, 24.viii.2006). - (24 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Table Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 311).

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Source of current name
Saunders, G.W. & Kraft, G.T. (2002). Two new Australian species of Predaea (Nemastomataceae, Rhodophyta) with taxonomic recommendations for an emended Nemastomatales and expanded Halymeniales. Journal of Phycology 38: 1245-1260.

Key references
Agardh, J.G. (1848). Om de Kapska arterna af slägtet Iridaea. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 5: 46-49.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Created: 19 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 30 October 2012 by Wendy Guiry

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Wendy 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 17 February 2019.

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