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Placophora monocarpa (Montagne) Papenfuss

Publication details
Placophora monocarpa (Montagne) Papenfuss 1956: 73

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1956). Notes on South African marine algae. IV. Journal of South African Botany 22: 65-77.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Placophora is Placophora binderi (J.Agardh) J.Agardh.

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

Basionym
Polysiphonia monocarpa Montagne

Type information
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 535).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Polysiphonia monocarpa Montagne 1842

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Placophora eckloniae Pocock ex Scagel 1953

General environment
This is a marine species.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.

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