Chondrus ocellatus f. giganteus ( )
Chondrus giganteus Yendo Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan; with Chondrus ocellatus (smaller, darker plant)
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Chondrus ocellatus f. giganteus (Yendo) Okamura 1932: 85, pl. 291, fig. 3; pl. 293: fig.1
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Lectotype locality: Cape Inuboi, Chiba Pref., Japan (Yoshida 1991: 6). Lectotype: vii.1906; TI (Yoshida 1991: 6, pl. 26b). Notes: Inubozaki, Chiba Pref. (Mikami 1965: 253). [zaki = cape, point].
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), marked with two-coloured spots, having the centre of one colour surrounded by a broad ring of another (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 19 November 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 March 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 November 2018.