Grateloupia belangeri (Bory) De Clerck, Gavio, , Cocquyt & 2005
Grateloupia belangeri (Bory) De Clerck, Gavio, Fredericq, Cocquyt & Coppejans 2005: 177
Published in: De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Cocquyt, E. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematic reassessment of the red algal genus Phyllymenia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 40: 169-178.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Phyllymenia belangeri (Bory) Setchell & N.L.Gardner
Iridaea belangeri Bory
False Bay, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa Lectotype: PC (Bornet & Thuret Herbarium) TA14583 (De Clerck & al. 2005: 172). Notes: The herbarium sheet carries three specimens representing three different species from two red algal families. As the specimen on the right represents a female gametophyte of P. belangeri, it is designated as the lectotype.
Named for Charles Paulus Bélanger (1805 - 1881), French botanist and explorer.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Gargiulo, G.M., Morabito, M. & Manghisi, A. (2013). A re-assessment of reproductive anatomy and postfertilization development in the systematics of Grateloupia Halymeniales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 34(1): 3-25.
Created: 23 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 31 July 2021.