Brassicophycus brassicaeformis (Kützing) , Ballesteros, F.Rousseau & T.Thibaut
Bifurcaria brassicaeformis (Kützing) E.S.Barton Buffels Bay, Cape Peninsula Reserve, Western Cape, South Africa; on rocks at low water; 10.5 mm lens
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Brassicophycus brassicaeformis (Kützing) Draisma, Ballesteros, F.Rousseau & T.Thibaut 2010: 1339, 1340
Published in: Draisma, S.G.A., Ballesteros, E., Rousseau, F. & Thibaut, T. (2010). DNA sequence data demonstrate the polyphyly of the genus Cystoseira and other Sargassaceae genera (Phaeophyceae). Journal of Phycology 46(6): 1329-1345.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Brassicophycus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Pycnophycus brassicaeformis Kützing
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 642).
Pycnophycus sisymbrioides Kützing 1854
Bifurcaria tuberculata var. sysymbrioides (Kützing) De Toni 1895
Bifurcaria sisymbrioides (Kützing) F.E.Fritsch 1945
This is a marine species.
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