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Phacelocarpus oligacanthus Kützing

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Phacelocarpaceae
Genus Phacelocarpus

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Phacelocarpus oligacanthus Kützing
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Penicillus dumetosus (J.V.Lamouroux) Blainville

Phacelocarpus oligacanthus Kützing KwaZulu-Natal
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Publication details
Phacelocarpus oligacanthus Kützing 1868: 25, pl. 71: figs. a, b

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1868). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XVIII pp. [i-iii], 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phacelocarpus is Phacelocarpus tortuosus Endlicher & Diesing.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Phacelocarpus tortuosus var. oligacanthus (Kützing) De Toni 1900

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Cap. Bonae Spei" (probably east of Cape Agulhas, South Africa) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 314).

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 November 2018.

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