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IOC entry for Phacelocarpus oligacanthus

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* Phacelocarpus oligacanthus Kützing

Phacelocarpus oligacanthus Kützing, 1868: 25, pl. 71: figs. a, b (type locality: "Cap. Bonae Spei'' [probably east of Cape Agulhas, South Africa]).—Searles, 1968: 28–31, figs. 12, 13, pl. 5.— Seagrief, 1977: 90.— Seagrief, 1988: 56, fig. 5:10.

Phacelocarpus tortuosus Endlicher & Diesing var. oligacanthus (Kützing) De Toni, 1900: 393.

Misapplied names (fide Papenfuss notes):

Phacelocarpus tortuosus.—Hohenacker, 1855 [1852–1862]: no. 247.— Barton, 1893: 143 (Hohenacker records only).

Sphaerococcus spinosus.—Hohenacker, 1860 [1852–1862]: no. 450.

Phacelocarpus echinatus.—Delf & Michell, 1921: 107.

INDIAN OCEAN DISTRIBUTION: South Africa.


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