Plocamium rigidum Bory 1834
Plocamium rigidum Bory
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South AfricaM.D. Guiry
Plocamium rigidum Bory 1834: 164
Published in: Bélanger, C. & Bory de Saint-Vincent, J.B.G.M. (1834). Voyage aux Indes-Orientales. Botanique IIe Partie. Cryptogamie. pp. 1-192. Paris: A. Bertrand.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Plocamium is Plocamium vulgare J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa; (Silva & al. 1996: 343)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), rigid (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 20 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 20 March 2023
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 March 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 March 2023