Grateloupia lancifolia ( ) , nom. illeg.
Grateloupia lancifolia (Harvey) Okamura 1899: 6/7, nom. illeg.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polyopes lancifolius (Harvey) Kawaguchi & Wang
Gigartina lancifolia Harvey
Type locality: "Hakodadi Bay, Japan ; on rocks at low tide." [Hakodate Bay, Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan] (Harvey 1860: 332). Lectotype: C. Wright; TCD (Masuda et al. 1995: 195, fig. 10).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with lance-shaped leaves.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Grateloupia lancifolia (Harvey) Okamura 1908: 167, pl. XXXIV: figs 9-14 (?) - (23 Feb 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Masuda, M., Kudo, T., Kawaguchi, S. & Guiry, M.D. (1995). Lectotypification of some marine red algae described by W. H. Harvey from Japan. Phycological Research 43: 191-202, 34 figs.
Mineur, F., De Clerck, O., Le Roux, A., Maggs, C. A. & Verlaque, M. (2010). Polyopes lancifolius (Halymeniales, Rhodophyta), a new component of the Japanese marine flora introduced to Europe. Phycologia 49(1): 86-96.
Okamura, K. (1908). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. I pp. 147-177, pls XXXI-XXXV. Tokyo: The Author.
Created: 15 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 February 2010 by Wendy 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 18 June 2019.