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Myriogloea papenfussii Kylin

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Chordariaceae
Genus Myriogloea


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Myriogloea papenfussii Kylin
Myriogloia papenfussii, Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 18 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.


Fucus caespitosus Stackhouse

Myriogloea papenfussii Kylin Myriogloia papenfussii, Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Publication details
Myriogloea papenfussii Kylin 1940: 13-14, figs. 9a-c, pl. 1: fig. 1 (as 'Myriogloia' )

Published in: Kylin, H. (1940). Die Phaeophyceenordnung Chordariales. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 36(9): 1-67, 30 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Myriogloea is Myriogloea sciurus (Harvey) Kuckuck ex Oltmanns.

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) the name Myriocladia sciurus has been misapplied to this species by Stephenson, Stephenson & du Toit (1937: 372).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Strandfontein, False Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 619).

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Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2004). Myriogloea pedicellata sp. nov. (Chordariaceae, Phaeophyceae) from the Sultanate of Oman, northern Arabian Sea. Cryptogamie, Algologie 25: 113-124.

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Michael Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 April 2019.

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