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Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Grateloupia

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Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 18 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh
Olifantsbos, Cape Peninsula, South Africa. 18 Nov 2009. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; mid-intertidal rock. 21 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; mid-intertidal rock. 21 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; mid-intertidal rock. 21 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh
Platboom, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; on rock. 21 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh
Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; intertidal rock. 20 Sep 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

Nothogenia erinacea (Turner) P.G.Parkinson Kommetjie, Cape Peninsula, South Africa; intertidal rock
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Grateloupia erinacea (Turner) C.Agardh in Parkinson 1981: 313

Published in: Parkinson, P.G. (1981). Gateloupia ornata C. Agardh 1822, nom. rectotyp. prop.. Taxon 30: 312-314.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Grateloupia is Grateloupia filicina (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nothogenia erinacea (Turner) P.G.Parkinson

Basionym
Fucus erinaceus Turner

Type information
Type locality: Cape of Good Hope (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 112).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), prickly or hedgehog-like.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Created: 07 June 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 07 June 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 May 2019.

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