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Laurencia natalensis Kylin

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Laurencieae
Genus Laurencia

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Laurencia natalensis Kylin
South Africa. 09 Dec 2011. Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za). © Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za).

Laurencia natalensis Kylin
KwaZulu-Natal. Tom Schils. © Tom Schils (tom@schils.be).

 

Laurencia natalensis Kylin KwaZulu-Natal
© Tom Schils (tom@schils.be)

Publication details
Laurencia natalensis Kylin 1938: 24, pl. 8: fig. 21

Published in: Kylin, H. (1938). Verzeichnis einiger Rhodophyceen von Südafrika. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 34(8): 1-26, 10 figs, 8 plates.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Laurencia is Laurencia obtusa (Hudson) J.V.Lamouroux.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Laurencia obtusa var. natalensis (Kylin) Børgesen 1945

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Isipingo Beach, near Durban, South Africa (Kylin 1938: 24).

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Key references
Hau, L.N., Ly, B.M., Huynh, T.V. & Trung, V.T. (2015). New records of marine algae in Vietnam. Ocean Science Journal 50(2): 221-229, 7 figs.

Hernández, O.E., Sentíes, A., Dreckmann, K.M., Cassano, V. & Fujii, M.T. (2017). Species diversity and biogeographical patterns of Laurencia sensu stricto (Rhodophyta) in the Atlantic Ocean. Diversidad de especies y patrones biogeográ cos de Laurencia sensu stricto (Rhodophyta) en el océano Atlántico. Hidrobiologica 27(3): 301-314, 3 figs, 2 tables.

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