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Falkenbergiella capensis Kylin

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Polysiphonieae
Genus Falkenbergiella


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Falkenbergiella capensis Kylin
Mar Menor, Murcia, Spain. 22 Jul 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.


Neosiphonia japonica (Harvey) M.-S.Kim & I.K.Lee

Falkenbergiella capensis Kylin Mar Menor, Murcia, Spain
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Publication details
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.

Type species
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.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: False Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 525).

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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 25 April 2019.

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