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
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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 19 January 2019.