Hymenena venosa ( ) C.Krauss
Hymenena venosa (Linnaeus) C.Krauss Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa; indentity not certain
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Hymenena venosa (Linnaeus) C.Krauss 1846: 209
Published in: Krauss, F. [Krauss, C.F.F. von] (1846). Pflanzen des Cap- und Natal-Landes, gesammelt und zusammengestellt von Dr. Ferdinand Krauss. (Schluss.). Flora 29(14): 209-215.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus venosus Linnaeus
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 457).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), veiny, full of veins, having many branched veins, or being conspicuously veined.
This is a marine species.
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Created: 26 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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