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Ptilophora coppejansii E.M.Tronchin & O.De Clerck

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gelidiales
Family Gelidiaceae
Genus Ptilophora

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Ptilophora coppejansii E.M.Tronchin & O.De Clerck
KwaZulu-Natal; grey areas are sponge. Heroen Verbruggen. © Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com).

 

Bryopsis ramulosa Montagne

Ptilophora coppejansii E.M.Tronchin & O.De Clerck KwaZulu-Natal; grey areas are sponge
© Heroen Verbruggen (heroen.verbruggen@gmail.com)

Publication details
Ptilophora coppejansii E.M.Tronchin & O.De Clerck 2004: 402, figs 15-23

Published in: Tronchin, E.M., De Clerck, O., Freshwater, D.W., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (2004). Ptilophora leliaertii and Ptilophora coppejansii, two new species of Gelidiales (Rhodophyta) from South Africa. European Journal of Phycology 39: 395-410.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ptilophora is Ptilophora spissa (Suhr) K├╝tzing.

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

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Protea Banks Reef, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Created: 23 November 2005 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 07 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Tronchin, E.M., De Clerck, O., Freshwater, D.W., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (2004). Ptilophora leliaertii and Ptilophora coppejansii, two new species of Gelidiales (Rhodophyta) from South Africa. European Journal of Phycology 39: 395-410.

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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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