Fucodium capense 1854
Bifurcariopsis capensis (Areschoug) Papenfuss Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
© M.D. Guiry
Fucodium capense Areschoug 1854: 339
Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1854). Phyceae novae et minus cognitae in maribus extraeuropaeis collectae. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, series 3 1: 329-372.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bifurcariopsis capensis (Areschoug) Papenfuss
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Table Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 643).
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.
Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F. (1940). Notes on South African marine algae. I. Botaniska Notiser 1940: 200-226, 16 figs.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 December 2018 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 22 October 2020.