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Papenfussia laciniata (Harvey) Kylin

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Delesseriaceae
Subfamily Nitophylloideae
Tribe Papenfussieae
Genus Papenfussia

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Papenfussia laciniata (Harvey) Kylin
South Africa. 09 Dec 2011. Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za). © Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za).

Papenfussia laciniata (Harvey) Kylin
Harvey, W.H. (1847). Nereis australis, or algae of the southern ocean: being figures and descriptions of marine plants, collected on the shores of the Cape of Good Hope, the extra-tropical Australian colonies, Tasmania, New Zealand, and the Antarctic r.

 

Fucus vesiculosus var. nanus C.Agardh

Pollexfenia laciniata Harvey South Africa
© Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za)

Publication details
Papenfussia laciniata (Harvey) Kylin 1956: 444

Published in: Kylin, H. (1956). Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen. pp. i-xv, 1-673, 458 figs. Lund: C.W.K. Gleerups.

Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

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

Basionym
Pollexfenia laciniata Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Muizenberg, False Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 466).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), slashed into narrow divisions with tapering, pointed incisions (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Pollexfenia laciniata Harvey 1844

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Papenfussia elegans Kylin 1938

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. [1]-326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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