Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb 1970

Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.Cribb

Trentepohlia afra (Massalongo) A.B.CribbTable Mountains, Cape Town, South Africa; detail of apical cell with pectic cap. Collected by Mike Guiry - 23 September 2005. Fabio Rindi (

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.

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

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Chroolepus afrum Massalongo

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

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Created: 24 January 2004 by Fabio Rindi.

Last updated: 21 March 2018

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 21 March 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 27 September 2022

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