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Phycoseris capensis Grunow

Publication details
Phycoseris capensis Grunow 1867: 43; new name

Published in: Grunow, A. (1868 '1867'). Algae. In: Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Botanischer Theil. Erster Band. Sporenpflanzen. (Fenzl, E. et al. Eds), pp. 1-104. Wien [Vienna]: Aus der Kaiserlich Königlichen Hof- und Staatsdruckeri in Commission bei Karl Gerold's Sohn.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Phycoseris is Phycoseris rigida (C.Agardh) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva rigida f. capensis (Grunow) J.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pertaining to the Cape, usually the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.

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

Taxonomic notes
See Ulva capensis Areschoug 1851, illeg. Intended combination treated as new name [INA] - (3 Apr 2016) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 03 April 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 December 2018.

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