Gymnothamnion elegans var. bisporum
Gymnothamnion elegans var. bisporum Stegenga 1986: 88-90, pl. 30
Published in: Stegenga, H. (1986). The Ceramiaceae (excl. Ceramium) (Rhodophyta) of the South West Cape Province, South Africa. Bibliotheca Phycologica 74: 1-149, 1 table, 51 plates.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gymnothamnion is Gymnothamnion elegans (Schousboe ex C.Agardh) J.Agardh.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Muizenberg, False Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 414).
Created: 22 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 January 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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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 21 November 2018.