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Heterosiphonia arenaria Kylin

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Dasyaceae
Subfamily Heterosiphonioideae
Genus Heterosiphonia

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Heterosiphonia arenaria Kylin
South Africa; apices. 18 Oct 2010. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Monosporus gracilis (Harvey) J.Agardh

Heterosiphonia arenaria Kylin South Africa; apices
© Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za)

Publication details
Heterosiphonia arenaria Kylin 1938: 17, pl. 6: fig. 17

Published in: Kylin, H. (1938). Verzeichnis einiger Rhodophyceen von Südafrika. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 34(8): 1-26, 10 figs, 8 plates.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Heterosiphonia is Heterosiphonia berkeleyi Montagne.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), in sandy places.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Home Wood Beach, Port Elizabeth, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 440).

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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 20 November 2018.

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