Chondrus coccineis Kützing
Chondrus coccineis Kützing 1867: 18: table 62a, b
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polyopes emarginatus (Kützing) A.J.K.Millar
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Millar & Prud'homme van Reine (2005: 540) note that habit and internal anatomy show this species to be the some as Grateloupia emarginata Kützing. Chondrus coccineis Kützing thus becomes a heterotypic synonym of Polyopes emarginatus (Kützing) Millar 2005.
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Type locality: Wagap, New Caledonia (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 540). Holotype: Vieillard; 1863; L 940,284-245 (barcode L 0055804) (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 540). Notes: Holotype: Vieillard # 2105.
Source of current name
Millar, A.J.K. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2005). Marine benthic macroalgae collected by Vieillard from New Caledonia and described as new species by Kützing. Phycologia 44: 536-549.
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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.