Callophycus africanus (F. ) F.E.Hewitt 1960
Callophycus africanus (F.Schmitz) F.E.Hewitt 1960: 205, figs 16-23; pls 27-29
Published in: Hewitt, F.E. (1960). A morphological study of three South African Gigartinales. University of California Publications in Botany 32(3): 195-233, 35 figs, Plates 26-32.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Thysanocladia africana F.Schmitz
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or pertaining to Africa.
Gelidium serratum Kützing 1868
See Dumilag. Nelson & Kraft (2019: 271) with regard to taxonomic status. - (3 Feb 2020) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Dumilag, R.V., Nelson, W.A. & Kraft, G.T. (2019). Validation and phylogenetic placement of the Placentophoraceae fam. nov. (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 58(3): 269-275, 13 figs.
Norris, R.E. (1987). Callophycus (Gigartinales, Rhodophyceae) in Natal, with the description of a new species. South African Journal of Botany 53: 234-238, 9 figs.
Created: 26 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 February 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2021.