Haematococcus capensis var. piriformis
Haematococcus capensis var. piriformis Pocock 1960: 15, 16, fig. 4 A-H, pl. II: C
Published in: Pocock, M.A. (1960). Haematococcus in southern Africa. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 36: 5-55.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pertaining to the Cape, usually the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Rockford, the Hog's Back, Amatola Mountains, South Africa (Pocock 1960: 16). Type: fig. 4, A-D: pools in dolerite sill. (Pocock 1960: 16).
Created: 27 June 2013 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 19 January 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 February 2020.