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Rhaphoneis capensis A.W.F.Schmidt 1894

Publication details
Rhaphoneis capensis A.W.F.Schmidt 1894: pl. 193: fig. 18

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1894). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde. Series V: Heft [50]: pl. 193-196. . Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
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Publication date: Sept 1894

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Rhaphoneis is Rhaphoneis amphiceros (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pertaining to the Cape, usually the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Giffen, M.H. (1967). Contributions to the diatom flora of South Africa III. Diatoms of the marine littoral regions at Kidd's Beach near east London, Cape Province, South Africa. Nova Hedwigia 13(1/2): 245-292, pls 59-63.

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