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Chaetomorpha robusta (Areschoug) Papenfuss

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Cladophorales
Family Cladophoraceae
Genus Chaetomorpha

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Chaetomorpha robusta (Areschoug) Papenfuss
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; reproductive plants. 05 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetomorpha robusta (Areschoug) Papenfuss
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa; lower-shore pools on rock. 06 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetomorpha robusta (Areschoug) Papenfuss
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Chaetomorpha robusta (Areschoug) Papenfuss Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; reproductive plants
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Chaetomorpha robusta (Areschoug) Papenfuss 1940: 200-201

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1940). Notes on South African marine algae. I. Botaniska Notiser 1940: 200-226, 16 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetomorpha is Chaetomorpha melagonium (F.Weber & D.Mohr) K├╝tzing.

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

Basionym
Lychaete robusta Areschoug

Type information
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 898).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lychaete robusta Areschoug 1851

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 05 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 24 November 2005 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 16 November 2018.

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