Grateloupia filicina var. lomentaria M. 1924
Grateloupia filicina var. lomentaria M.Howe 1924: 142, pl. I: figs 2-4; pl. 2
Published in: Howe, M.A. (1924). Chinese marine algae. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 51: 133-144, 2 plates.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Grateloupia catenata Yendo
Type locality: East Cliff, vicinity of Pei-Tai-Ho, China (De Clerck et al. 2005: 392).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fern-like (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
De Clerck et al. (2005: 392) note that this is considered a synonym of G. catenata by Wang et al. (200). - (3 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Bárbara, I. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematics of Grateloupia filicina (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta), based on rbcl sequence analyses and morphological evidence, including the reinstatement of G. minima and the description of G. capensis sp. nov. Journal of Phycology 41: 391-410.
Created: 03 August 2006 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 19 October 2015 by Paul Gabrielson
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Paul Gabrielson in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 July 2021.