Ptilophora diversifolia (Suhr) Papenfuss KwaZulu-Natal
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Phyllophora diversifolia Suhr 1840: 262 (as 'Phyllaphora' )
Published in: Suhr, J.N. von (1840). Beiträge zur Algenkunde. Flora 23(17): 257-265, no figs.
Publication date: "7 Mai 1840"
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ptilophora diversifolia (Suhr) Papenfuss
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Cappflanze von Drège" [apparently between the Omtendo (Umtentu) river, Transkei and the Omsamculo (Umzimkulu) River, Natal] (Suhr 1840: 262). Notes: See Drège (1843: 155) for precise type locality.
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.
Drège, J.F. (1843). Zwei pflanzengeographische Documente. Besondere Beigabe zur Flora 26: 1-230, folded map.
Created: 17 January 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 July 2019 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 25 February 2020.