The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Trentepohlia afra Massalongo, 1861

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Original combination: Massalongo, A. B. (1861). Lichenes Capenses quos collegit in itinere 1857-1858 Dr. Wawra medicus Navis (Corvetta) Caes. R. Carolinae. Mem. Reale Ist. Veneto Sci. 10: 33-90.

Synonym/s: Chroolepus afrum Massalongo, 1861 (original combination)

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered on 23 September, 2005.

 

Distribution

Table Mountain, Cape Town, Western Cape Province, South Africa

 

Biology

 

 

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References

Cribb, A. B. (1970). A revision of some species of Trentepohlia especially from Queensland. Proc. Roy. Soc. Queensland 82: 17-34.

Massalongo, A. B. (1861). Lichenes Capenses quos collegit in itinere 1857-1858 Dr. Wawra medicus Navis (Corvetta) Caes. R. Carolinae. Mem. Reale Ist. Veneto Sci. 10: 33-90.

Rindi, F., M. D. Guiry and J.M. López-Bautista (2006). New records of Trentepohliales (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) from Africa. Nova Hedwigia 83: 431-449.

 

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