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Ahnfeltiopsis glomerata (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva & DeCew

Publication details
Ahnfeltiopsis glomerata (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva & DeCew 1992: 578

Published in: Silva, P.C. & DeCew, T.C. (1992). Ahnfeltiopsis, a new genus in the Phyllophoraceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyceae). Phycologia 31: 576-580.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ahnfeltiopsis is Ahnfeltiopsis linearis (C.Agardh) P.C.Silva & DeCew.

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

Basionym
Gymnogongrus glomeratus J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "Hab. ad Cap. b. spei." [Cape of Good Hope, South Africa] (Agardh 1849: 88).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clustered in a round mass.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gymnogongrus glomeratus J.Agardh 1849

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gymnogongrus corymbosus J.Agardh 1849
Chondrus coriaceus Kützing 1849
Gymnogongrus coriaceus (Kützing) Grunow 1867

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Anderson, R.J. & Bolton, J.J. (1990). Reproductive morphology and life histories of southern African Gymnogongrus species (Rhodophyceae, Phyllophoraceae). British Phycological Journal 25: 381-390, 15 figs, 1 table.

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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 13 December 2018.

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