Chondriopsis mediterranea (Kützing) J. ex Gómez-Garreta et al., nom. inval.
Chondriopsis mediterranea (Kützing) J.Agardh ex Gómez-Garreta et al. 2001: 436, nom. inval.
Published in: Gómez Garreta, A., Gallardo, T., Ribera, M.A., Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., Giaccone, G. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2001). Checklist of the Mediterranean seaweeds. III. Rhodophyceae Rabenh. 1. Ceramiales Oltm. Botanica Marina 44: 425-460.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondria boryana Bornet
Carpocaulon mediterraneum Kützing
Lectotype locality: Golf von Neapel [Gulf of Naples, Italy] (Wynne 2017: 2). Lectotype: L 4043016 (Wynne 2017: 2). Notes: Syntype localities: Golf von Neapel [Gulf of Naples], Gaëta [Gaeta], and Genua [Genoa].
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Mediterranean Sea (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: basionym not cited [INA]. - (18 Sep 2017) - M.D. Guiry
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: 23 August 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 September 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 21 May 2019.