Cystoclonium armatum 1857
Chondrus armatus (Harvey) Okamura Peter the Great Bay, Russia
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Cystoclonium armatum Harvey 1857: 332
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1857 '1856'). Algae. In: Account of the Botanical specimens. (Gray, A., ed) Narrative of the expedition of an American squadron to the China Seas and Japan, performed in the years 1852, 1853 and 1854, under the command of Commodore M.C. Perry, United States Navy. Volume II - with illustrations. (Anon. Eds), pp. 331-332. Washington: Senate of the Thirty-third Congress, Second Session, Executive Document. House of Representatives.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondrus armatus (Harvey) Okamura
Type locality: Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan (Harvey 1857: 232). Lectotype: James Morrow; v.1854; TCD (Masuda & al. 1995: 193, fig. 3).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), equipped, armed (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Brodie, J., Masuda, M., Mine, I. & Guiry, M.D. (1997). Two morphologically similar biological species: Chondrus pinnulatus and C. armatus (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 33: 682-698.
Masuda, M., Kudo, T., Kawaguchi, S. & Guiry, M.D. (1995). Lectotypification of some marine red algae described by W. H. Harvey from Japan. Phycological Research 43: 191-202, 34 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.
Created: 11 October 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 February 2010 by G.M. Guiry
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Okamura, K. (1894). On the structure of Cystoclonium armatum, Harv. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 8(83): 1-3.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 May 2021.