Lithothamnion capense f. eckloniae
Lithothamnion capense f. eckloniae Foslie 1902: 19
Published in: Foslie, M. (1902). (Aarsberetning for 1901:) Den botaniske samling. Kongelige Norske Videnskabers Selskabs Skrifter 1901: 19.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Synarthrophyton eckloniae (Foslie) Keats & Y.M.Chamberlain
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Houtbaai, Kap d. g. haab [= Cape of Good Hope, Cape Province, South Africa] (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 239). Holotype: Weber-van Bosse; 'paa [= on] Ecklonia'. TRH B2-1685 (Woelkerling et al. 2005: 239).
Source of current name
Keats, D.W. & Chamberlain, Y.M. (1997). The non-geniculate coralline algae Synarthrophyton eckloniae (Foslie) comb. nov., and S. magellanicum (Foslie) comb. nov. (Rhodophyta) in South Africa including a comparison with relevant types. European Journal of Phycology 32: 55-79.
Woelkerling, W.J., Gustavsen, G., Myklebost, H.E., Prestø, T., Såstad, S.M. (2005). The coralline red algal herbarium of Mikael Foslie: revised catalogue with analyses. Gunneria 77: 1-625.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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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 25 September 2018.