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Chondrus platynus (C.Agardh) Ruprecht

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Gigartinaceae
Genus Chondrus


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Chondrus platynus (C.Agardh) Ruprecht
Ajanskaya Bay, Tartar Strait; 2 m on rock; 5 June 2002. 17 Nov 2011. G.I. Hansen. © G.I. Hansen.


Chondrus platynus (C.Agardh) Ruprecht Ajanskaya Bay, Tartar Strait; 2 m on rock; 5 June 2002
© G.I. Hansen

Publication details
Chondrus platynus (C.Agardh) Ruprecht 1850: 224 in index

Published in: Ruprecht, F.J. (1850). Algae ochotenses. Die ersten sicheren Nachrichten ├╝ber die Tange des Ochotskischen Meeres. pp. 1-243, 10 pls. St. Petersburg: Buchdruckerei der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chondrus is Chondrus crispus Stackhouse.

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

Halymenia platynus C.Agardh

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Halymenia platynus C.Agardh 1822

Taxonomic notes
Combination also proposed by J. Agardh 1851. Sp. Alg. 2(1): 246. (See INA) - (28 Nov 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halymenia platynus C.Agardh)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

(as Chondrus platynus (C.Agardh) Ruprecht)
Europe: France (Anon. 2017).

Asia: Russia (Far East) (Perestenko 1994), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Key references
Kjellman, F.R. (1889). Om Beringhafvets algflora [About the Bering Sea algae]. Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 23(8): 1-58, pls I-VII.

Klochkova, N.G., Korolyova, T.N. & Kusidi, A.E. (2009). [Atlas of marine algae of Kamchatka and surrounding areas. Vol. 2. Red seaweeds]. pp. 1-301. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky: KamchatNIRO Press. [in Russian]

Lindstrom, S.C. (1977). An annotated bibliography of the benthic marine algae of Alaska. Alaska Department of Fish and Game Technical Data Report 31: 1-172.

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