Grateloupia filicina f. prolongata (J. ) C.K.Tseng 1936
Grateloupia filicina f. prolongata (J.Agardh) C.K.Tseng 1936: 42
Published in: Tseng, C.K. (1936). Notes on the marine algae from Amoy. Chinese Mar. Biol. Bull. 1: 1-86, 6 plates.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Grateloupia prolongata J.Agardh
Grateloupia prolongata J.Agardh
Type locality: Pochutla, Pacific Mexico (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 separate species by Yoshida & Kawaguchi (1998). - (4 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
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: 04 August 2006 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 15 July 2016 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 31 July 2021.