Cystophora fibrosa Simons 1970

Cystophora fibrosa Simons

Cystophora fibrosa SimonsSouth Africa - 09 December 2011. Robert Anderson (

Publication Details
Cystophora fibrosa Simons 1970: 1, figs. 1, 2

Published in: Simons, R.H. (1970). Marine algae from southern Africa. 1. Six new species from the inter- and infra-tidal zones. Investigational Report Division of Sea Fisheries South Africa 88: [3], 1-13, 11 figs.

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cystophora is Cystophora retroflexa (Labillardière) J.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Type locality: Die Walle, Bredasdorp, Cape Province, South Africa; (Silva & al. 1996: 644)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 07 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 22 August 2011

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 22 August 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 17 August 2022

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