Chaetomorpha robusta ( )
Chaetomorpha robusta (Areschoug) Papenfuss Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa; lower-shore pools on rock
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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.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetomorpha is Chaetomorpha melagonium (F.Weber & D.Mohr) Kützing.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lychaete robusta Areschoug
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).
Lychaete robusta Areschoug 1851
This is a marine species.
Created: 05 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 November 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 April 2019.