Chordariopsis capensis (C. ) 1940
Chordariopsis capensis (C.Agardh) Kylin Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, Western Cape, South Africa
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Chordariopsis capensis (C.Agardh) Kylin 1940: 54, fig. 30
Published in: Kylin, H. (1940). Die Phaeophyceenordnung Chordariales. Acta Universitatis Lundensis 36(9): 1-67, 30 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Chordariopsis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva & al. 1996: 620).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pertaining to the Cape, usually the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.
Chordaria flagelliformis var. capensis C.Agardh 1824
According to Silva et al. (1996: 620) the name Chordaria flagelliformis has been misapplied to this species on several occasions. Please see the original reference for a full listing.
This is a marine species.
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Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
Ricker, R.W. (1987). Taxonomy and biogeography of Macquarie Island seaweeds. pp. [i]-vi, , 1-344. London: British Museum (Natural History).
Wynne, M.J. (1986). Report on a collection of benthic marine algae from the Namibian coast (southwestern Africa). Nova Hedwigia 43: 311-355, 24 pls.
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