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.
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 15 February 2019.