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Lomathamnion capense Stegenga

Publication details
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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lomathamnion is Lomathamnion epicodii E.M.Gordon.

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.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Buffels Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 417).

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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.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 April 2019.

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