Haliptilon gracile var. verticillatum (E.Y. ) & H.W.
Haliptilon gracile var. verticillatum (E.Y.Dawson) Garbary & H.W.Johansen 1982: 218
Published in: Garbary, D.J. & Johansen, H.W. (1982). Scanning electron microscopy of Corallina and Haliptilon (Corallinaceae, Rhodophyta): surface features and their taxonomic implications. Journal of Phycology 18: 211-219, 13 figs.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Haliptilon is Haliptilon cuvieri (J.V.Lamouroux) H.W.Johansen & P.C.Silva.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Haliptilon roseum var. verticillatum (E.Y.Dawson) J.N.Norris
Type locality: Isla Guadalupe, Baja California, Mexico (Dawson 1953: 130). Holotype: Dawson; Dec. 17, 1949; On intertidal rocks. HAHF Dawson 8173, on sheet 54923 (Dawson 1953: 130).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Kim et al. (2007), the genus Haliptilon is congeneric with Jania, so this entity requires further assessment to ascertain its generic placement. - (25 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Kim, J.H., Guiry, M.D., Oak, J.H., Choi, D.-S., Kang, S.-H., Chung, H. & Choi, H.-G. (2007). Phylogenetic relationships within the tribe Janieae (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data: a reappraisal of Jania. Journal of Phycology 43: 1310-1319.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 November 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 June 2019.