Capensia fucorum ( ) A. 2017
Capensia fucorum (Esper) A.Athanasiadis 2017: 556, figs 1-29
Published in: Athanasiadis, A. (2017). Capensia fucorum (Esper) gen. et comb. nov. (Mesophyllaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta), a hemiparasite on Gelidium from South Africa. Botanica Marina 60(5): 555-565.
Publication date: 2017
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Capensia.
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Millepora fucorum Esper
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Athanasiadis 2017: 556). Lectotype: Esper's original illustrations 1 and 4: a thallus attached to herbarium sheet A23013 (S), annotated "Tafelbay-Jan. 1846.-Wallgr" (epitype) (Athanasiadis 2017: 556, fig. 1).
Millepora fucorum Esper 1796
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 November 2017 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 30 November 2017 by G.M. Guiry
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Athanasiadis, A. (2017). Capensia fucorum (Esper) gen. et comb. nov. (Mesophyllaceae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta), a hemiparasite on Gelidium from South Africa. Botanica Marina 60(5): 555-565.
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2021.