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Chondrus giganteus Yendo

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gigartinales
Family Gigartinaceae
Genus Chondrus

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Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Yukihiko Serisawa. © Yukihiko Serisawa (serisawa@scc.u-tokai.ac.jp).

Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. 22 Mar 2007. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan; with Chondrus ocellatus (smaller, darker plant). 22 Mar 2007. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. 22 Mar 2007. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. 22 Mar 2007. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Chondrus giganteus Yendo
Oishi-zaki, Yura, Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. 22 Mar 2007. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Griffithsia pacifica Kylin

Chondrus giganteus Yendo Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan

Publication details
Chondrus giganteus Yendo 1920: 4

Published in: Yendo, K. (1920). Novae algae japoniae. Decas I-III. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 34: 1-12.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chondrus is Chondrus crispus Stackhouse.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), huge.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chondrus ocellatus f. giganteus (Yendo) Okamura 1932

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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].

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chondrus giganteus Yendo)
Europe: France (Anon. 2017).

Asia: Japan (Mikami 1965, Yoshida, Nakajima & Nakata 1990, Yoshida 1998, Matsumoto & Shimada 2013, Yoshida, Suzuki & Yoshinaga 2015), Korea (Lee & Kang 2001, Lee 2008).

Key references
Hommersand, M.H., Guiry, M.D., Fredericq, S. & Leister, G.L. (1993). New perspectives in the taxonomy of the Gigartinaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 105-120, 41 figs.

Mikami, H. (1965). A systematic study of the Phyllophoraceae and Gigartinaceae from Japan and its vicinity. Memoirs of the Faculty of Fisheries Hokkaido University 5(2): 181-285.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka.

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Verified by: 27 August 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Brodie, J., Masuda, M. & Guiry, M.D. (1994). Life history and photoperiodic responses in Chondrus giganteus forma flabellatus (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) from Japan. European Journal of Phycology 29: 159-164, 5 figs, 3 tables.

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