Gracilaria secunda P. & H. , nom. illeg. 1865
Gracilaria secunda P.Crouan & H.Crouan in Schramm & Mazé 1865: 19, nom. illeg.
Published in: Schramm, A. & Mazé, H. (1865). Essai de classification des algues de la Guadeloupe. pp. [i]-ii, 1-52. Basse Terre, Guadeloupe: Imprimerie du Gouvernement.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Crassiphycus secundus (Gurgel & Fredericq) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq
Type locality: Guadeloupe: Moule (Vieusx-Bourg); Marie-Galante (Grand Bou (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), next, following, second, having leaves or other features turned towards the same side (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Gracilaria secunda (C.Agardh) Zanardini - (31 Jan 2007) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Guiry, M.D., Norris, J.N., Fredericq, S. & Gurgel C.F.D. (2018). Crassiphycus Guiry, Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq, gen. nov., a replacement name for Crassa Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq, nom. inval. (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta), with some additional nomenclatural notes. Notulae Algarum 82: 1-4, no figs.
Gurgel, C.F.D. & Fredericq, S. (2004). Systematics of the Gracilariaceae (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta): a critical assessment based on rbcL sequence analysis. Journal of Phycology 40: 138-159.
Created: 21 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 December 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 May 2021.