Chondrus variolosus Montagne 1842: 6-7
Published in: Montagne, [J.F.] C. (1842). Prodromus generum specierumque phycearum novarum, in itinere ad polum antarcticum...ab illustri Dumont d'Urville peracto collectarum, notis diagnosticis tantum huc evulgatarum, descriptionibus verò fusioribus nec non iconibus analyticis iam iamque illustrandarum. pp. [1-]16. Parisiis [Paris]: apud Gide, editorem.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nothogenia variolosa (Montagne) Montagne
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Ins. Auckland [Auckland Islands] (Montagne 1842: 6). Lectotype: PC-Gen (Lindstrom et al. 2015: 103).
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.
Source of current name
Lindstrom, S.C., Gabrielson, P.W., Hughey, J.R., Macaya, E.C. & Nelson, W.A. (2015). Sequencing of historic and modern specimens reveals cryptic diversity in Nothogenia (Scinaiaceae, Rhodophyte). Phycologia 54(2): 97-108.
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
Parkinson, P.G. (1983). The typification and status of the name Chaetangium (Algae). Taxon 32: 605-610.
Created: 16 August 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 May 2015 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 July 2019.