Phacelocarpus tortuosus & Diesing
Phacelocarpus tortuosus Endlicher & Diesing South Africa
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Phacelocarpus tortuosus Endlicher & Diesing 1845: 290
Published in: Endlicher, S.L. & Diesing, C.M. (1845). Algarum natalensium diagnoses. Botanische Zeitung 3: 288-290.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Phacelocarpus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bent or twisted in different directions, involved, complicated (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 315).
Created: 19 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 23 April 2019.