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Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Trentepohliales
Family Trentepohliaceae
Genus Trentepohlia

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Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb
Table Mountains, Cape Town, South Africa; detail of ornamentation of cell wall. Collected by Mike Guiry. 23 Sep 2005. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb
Table Mountains, Cape Town, South Africa; detail of apical cell with pectic cap. Collected by Mike Guiry. 23 Sep 2005. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb
Table Mountains, Cape Town, South Africa; detail of erect axes. Collected by Mike Guiry. 23 Sep 2005. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb
Table Mountains, Cape Town, South Africa; detail of erect axes. Collected by Mike Guiry. 23 Sep 2005. Fabio Rindi. © Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it).

Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb
Table Mountains, Cape Town, South Africa. 23 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

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Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb Table Mountains, Cape Town, South Africa; detail of ornamentation of cell wall. Collected by Mike Guiry
© Fabio Rindi (f.rindi@univpm.it)

Publication details
Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb 1970: 19

Published in: Cribb, A.B. (1970). A revision of some species of Trentepohlia especially from Queensland. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland 82(2): 17-34.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Trentepohlia is Trentepohlia aurea (Linnaeus) C.Martius.

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

Basionym
Chroolepus afrum Massalongo

Type information
Type locality: Hab. Ad terram glareosam inter muscos [Cape Peninsula, South Africa] (Massalongo 1861: 43).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chroolepus afrum Massalongo 1861

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chroolepus montis-tabulae Reinsch 1877
Trentepohlia montis-tabulae (Reinsch) De Toni 1889

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

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Key references
Škaloud, P., Rindi, F., Boedeker, C. & Leliaert, F. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater flora of central Europe. Bd 13. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae (Krienitz, L. ed.). pp. [i]-vii, [1]-288, 182 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

Created: 24 January 2004 by Fabio Rindi

Verified by: 21 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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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 18 October 2019.

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