Falkenbergiella capensis Kylin Mar Menor, Murcia, Spain
Falkenbergiella capensis Kylin 1938: 21
Published in: Kylin, H. (1938). Verzeichnis einiger Rhodophyceen von Südafrika. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 34(8): 1-26, 10 figs, 8 plates.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Falkenbergiella.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lophosiphonia capensis (Kylin) R.E.Norris
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pertaining to the Cape, usually the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: False Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 525).
Created: 01 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 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.