Plectrophora natalensis (J. ) Wilson &
Plectrophora natalensis (J.Agardh) Wilson & Kraft KwaZulu-Natal
© Olivier De Clerck (email@example.com)
Plectrophora natalensis (J.Agardh) Wilson & Kraft 2000: 358-360, fig. 22
Published in: Wilson, S.M. & Kraft, G.T. (2000). Morphological and taxonomic studies of selected genera from the tribe Amansieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Australian Systematic Botany 13: 325-372.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Plectrophora is Plectrophora pectinella (Harvey) S.M.Wilson & Kraft.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Kentrophora natalensis (J.Agardh) S.M.Wilson & Kraft
Kuetzingia natalensis J.Agardh
Type locality: Port Natal (Durban), South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 503).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Henderson, R.J.F., Wilson, S.M. & Kraft, G.T. (2001). Kentrophora S.M. Wilson & Kraft, a new name for an algal genus in tribe Amansieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyceae). Austrobaileya 6: 175-176.
Created: 24 November 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 February 2007 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 548 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=73376
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 March 2019.