Schizymenia obovata (J. ) J. 1851
Schizymenia obovata (J.Agardh) J.Agardh with cystocarps, Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Schizymenia obovata (J.Agardh) J.Agardh 1851: 175
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1851). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen secundum: algas florideas complectens. Part 1. pp. [i]-xii, -336 + 337-351 [Addenda and Indices]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Schizymenia apoda (J.Agardh) J.Agardh
Type locality: Table Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 322).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Kylin, H. (1932). Die Florideenordung Gigartinales. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 28(8): 1-88, 22 figs, 28 pls.
Wynne, M.J. (1986). Report on a collection of benthic marine algae from the Namibian coast (southwestern Africa). Nova Hedwigia 43: 311-355, 24 pls.
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