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Chaetangium vittatum (Linnaeus) P.G.Parkinson, nom. inval. 1981

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


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Chaetangium vittatum (Linnaeus) P.G.Parkinson
South Africa; epiphytic on stipe of Ecklonia maxima. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).


Polysiphonia urceolata f. pulvinata (Roth) Kylin

Gelidium vittatum (Linnaeus) Kützing South Africa; epiphytic on stipe of Ecklonia maxima
© Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za)

Publication details
Chaetangium vittatum (Linnaeus) P.G.Parkinson 1981: 313, nom. inval.

Published in: Parkinson, P.G. (1981). Gateloupia ornata C. Agardh 1822, nom. rectotyp. prop.. Taxon 30: 312-314.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chaetangium is Chaetangium ornatum (Linnaeus) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gelidium vittatum (Linnaeus) Kützing

Fucus vittatus Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: not specified (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 147).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: provisional ("If the Code is followed") and the basionym is not fully cited. - (23 Dec 2006) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 December 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 November 2020.

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