Grateloupia filicina var. congesta P. & H.
Grateloupia filicina var. congesta P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1865: 9
Published in: Schramm, A. & Mazé, H. (1865). Essai de classification des algues de la Guadeloupe. pp. [i]-ii, 1-52. Basse Terre, Guadeloupe: Imprimerie du Gouvernement.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Grateloupia filicina (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fern-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe (De Clerck et al. 2005: 392).
De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Bárbara, I. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematics of Grateloupia filicina (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta), based on rbcl sequence analyses and morphological evidence, including the reinstatement of G. minima and the description of G. capensis sp. nov. Journal of Phycology 41: 391-410.
Created: 24 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 August 2006 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 December 2018.