Membranella africana Bolton &
Membranella africana Stegenga Bolton & Anderson 1997: 220
Published in: Stegenga, H., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (1997). Seaweeds of the South African west coast. pp.  + 1-655. Cape Town: Bolus Herbarium, University of Cape Town.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or pertaining to Africa.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997: 220). Holotype: J.J. Bolton and H. Stegenga; 22 Decemder 1988; epiphytic on Anthophycus longifolius sublittoral fringe. BOL Sa 2356 (Stegenga, Bolton & Anderson 1997: 220). Notes: Isotype: slide Stegenga 1140 (BOL);
Created: 07 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 April 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 491 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=3472
Cite this record as:
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.