Chondria capensis ( ) 1888
Chondria capensis (Harvey) Askenasy Cape of Good Hope, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
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Chondria capensis (Harvey) Askenasy 1888: 48
Published in: Askenasy, E. (1888). Algen mit Unterstützung der Herren E. Bornet, E. Grunow, P. Hariot, M. Moebius, O. Nordstedt bearbeitet. In: Die Forschungsreise S.M.S. „Gazelle“. Botanik. (Engler, A. Eds) Vol. 4, pp. 58, 12 plates. Berlin: Ernst Siegfried Mittler und Sohn.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Laurencia capensis Harvey
Type locality: Table Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva & al. 1996: 480).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pertaining to the Cape, usually the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.
John et al. (2004) cite the authority for this species as (Harv.) Falkenb.
This is a marine species.
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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