Prionitis nodifera (Hering) E.S.Barton
Prionitis nodifera (Hering) E.S.Barton KwaZulu-Natal
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Prionitis nodifera (Hering) E.S.Barton 1896: 459
Published in: Barton, E.S. (1896). Cape algae. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign 34: 193-198, 458-461, 5 Figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sphaerococcus nodifer Hering
Type locality: ad Port Natal [Durban, South Africa] (Hering 1841: 91). Type: Ferdinand Krauss; (Hering 1841: 91).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), bearing nodes.
This is a marine species.
De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Cocquyt, E. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematic reassessment of the red algal genus Phyllymenia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 40: 169-178.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2019.