Crassiphycus secundatus ( ) Gurgel, J.N.Norris &
Crassiphycus secundatus (Harvey) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq 2018: 2
Published in: Guiry, M.D., Norris, J.N., Fredericq, S. & Gurgel C.F.D. (2018). Crassiphycus Guiry, Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq, gen. nov., a replacement name for Crassa Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq, nom. inval. (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta), with some additional nomenclatural notes. Notulae Algarum 82: 1-4, no figs.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Crassiphycus is Crassiphycus corneus (J.Agardh) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Gracilaria secundata Harvey
Type locality: Kiama, New South Wales, Australia (Womersley 1996: 22). Lectotype: Harvey; TCD 0012176 (Nelson & Dahlen 2014: 240). Notes: Womersley (1996: 22) notes that there are also syntypes (from Newcastle, N.S.W.) in Harvey’s Alg. Aust. Exsicc. 325.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with secund branching (Stearn 1973).
Gracilaria secundata Harvey 1863
Crassa secundata (Harvey) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq 2018
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 December 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 December 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 January 2019.