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Chondracanthus squarrulosus (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand

Publication details
Chondracanthus squarrulosus (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand 2001: 1105

Published in: Hughey, J.R., Silva, P.C. & Hommersand, M.H. (2001). Solving taxonomic and nomenclatural problems in Pacific Gigartinaceae (Rhodophyta) using DNA from type material. Journal of Phycology 37: 1091-1109.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chondracanthus is Chondracanthus chauvinii (Bory) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Grateloupia squarrulosa Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Type information
Type locality: Smith Island, Gulf of California (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 781). Type (sterile): Ivan M. Johnston (no. 60); June ; Drift. CAS 1368 (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 781). Notes: Type (a single large sterile specimen: UC CAS 1368); collected by Ivan M. Johnston on 28 June 1921; Isotypes: UC 221076, UC 483280 (Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 141). According to Setchell & Gardner, it probably grows at some depth below low tide.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Grateloupia squarrulosa Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Grateloupia johnstonii Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924
Gigartina johnstonii E.Y.Dawson 1944
Gigartina macdougalii E.Y.Dawson 1944
Gigartina pectinata E.Y.Dawson 1944
Chondracanthus johnstonii (E.Y.Dawson) Guiry 1993
Chondracanthus macdougalii (E.Y.Dawson) Guiry 1993
Chondracanthus pectinatus (E.Y.Dawson) L.E.Aguilar-Rosas & R.Aguilar-Rosas 1997

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Hughey, J.R. & Hommersand, M.H. (2008). Morphological and molecular systematic study of Chondracanthus (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) from Pacific North America. Phycologia 47: 124-155.

Pacheco-Ruíz, I., Zertuche-González, J.A. & Espinoza-Avalos, J. (2005). The role of secondary attachment discs in the survival of Chondracanthus squarrulosus (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 44: 629-631.

Schubert, N., Garcia-Mendoza, E. & Pacheco-Ruiz, I. (2006). Carotenoid composition of marine red algae. Journal of Phycology 42: 1208-1216.

Created: 14 August 2003 by Elizabeth Moran

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References
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Pacheco-Ruiz, I., Cabello-Pasini, A., Zertuche-González, J.A., Murray, S., Espinoza-Avalos, J. & Dreyfuss-Leon, M.J. (2011). Carpospore and tetraspore release and survival in Chondracanthus squarrulosus (Rhodophyta: Gigartinaceae) from the Gulf of California. Botanica Marina 54(2): 127-134.
Pacheco-Ruíz, I., Zertuche-González, J.A. & Espinoza-Avalos, J. (2005). The role of secondary attachment discs in the survival of Chondracanthus squarrulosus (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 44: 629-631.

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