Grateloupia elata ( ) S. & H.W.Wang
Grateloupia elata (Okamura) S.Kawaguchi & H.W.Wang in Wang et al. 2001: 258, table 4
Published in: Wang, H.W., Kawaguchi, S., Horiguchi, T. & Masuda, M. (2001). A morphological and molecular assessment of the genus Prionitis J. Agardh (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycological Research 49: 251-262.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Prionitis elata Okamura
Type locality: Shirahama, Chiba Prefecture, Japan (Wang et al. 2001: 258). Type: SAP (Okamura herb.) (Kawaguchi 1989: 210). Notes: Shirahama, Shizuoka Prefecture (Kawagachi 1989: 210).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tall.
This is a marine species.
Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp.  5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]
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Kim, S.Y., Han, E.G., Kim, M.S., Park, J.K. & Boo, S.M. (2013). Grateloupia jejuensis (Halymeniales, Rhodophyta): a new species previously confused with G. elata and G. cornea in Korea. Algae 28(3): 233-240, 2 fig., 2 tables.
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