Lomathamnion capense Stegenga 1984: 351-355, figs 1-3
Published in: Stegenga, H. (1984). A new species of Lomathamnion (Rhodophyta, Ceramiaceae) from South Africa. South African Journal of Botany 3: 351-355, 3 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stegengaea capensis (Stegenga) Alongi, Comaci & G.Furnari
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Buffels Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 417).
Source of current name
Alongi, G., Cormaci, M. & Furnari, G. (2007). Woelkerlingia minuta gen. et sp. nov. from the Mediterranean Sea and a reassessment of the genus Lomathamnion, with a description of two new genera: Hommersandiella gen. nov. and Stegengaea gen. nov. Cryptogamie, Algologie 28: 311-324.
Created: 23 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 December 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 17 November 2018.