Grateloupia filicina var. porracea (Kützing) M. 1924
Grateloupia filicina var. porracea (Kützing) M.Howe 1924: 140
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 porracea Kützing
Grateloupia porracea Kützing
Type locality: West Indies (De Clerck et al. 2005: 392).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fern-like (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Wang, H.-W., Kawaguchi, S., Horiguchi, T. & Masuda, M. (2000). Reinstatement of Grateloupia catenata (Rhodophyta, Halymeniaceae) on the basis of morphology and rbcL sequences. Phycologia 39: 228-237.
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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Kito, H. (1966). Cytological studies of several species of Porphyra I. Morphological and cytological observations on a species of Porphyra epiphytic on Grateloupia filicina var. porracea (Mert.) Howe. Bulletin of the Faculty of Fisheries Hokkaido University 16: 206-208.
Wang, Q., An, L.-J., Yang, J., Su, Q., Wang, H.-W. & Kang, X.-H. (2000). RAPD analysis of Grateloupia filicina and Sinotubimorpha porracea. Oceanologia et limnologia Sinica 31(5): 506-510.
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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.