Plocamium corallorhiza (Turner) J.D.Hooker &
Plocamium corallorhiza (Turner) J.D.Hooker & Harvey KwaZulu-Natal
Plocamium corallorhiza (Turner) J.D.Hooker & Harvey 1845: 542
Original publication: Hooker, J.D. & Harvey, W.H. (1845). Algae Novae Zelandiae; being a catalogue of all of the species of algae yet recorded as inhabiting the shores of New Zealand, with characters and brief descriptions of the new species discovered during the voyage of H.M. discovery ships "Erebus" and "Terror" and of others communicated to Sir W. Hooker by D. Sinclair, the Rev. Colenso, and M. Raoul. London Journal of Botany 4: 521-551.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus corallorhiza Turner
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 340).
Plocamium robertiae F.Schmitz ex Mazza
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Africa: Madagascar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Mozambique (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Namibia (Rull Lluch 2002, John et al. 2004), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997, De Clerck, Tronchin & Schils 2005).
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. -596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Plocamium&species=corallorhiza
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Plocamium&Species=corallorhiza
Created: 20 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 August 2008 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:74894