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Grateloupia ramosissima Okamura 1913

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Halymeniales
Family Halymeniaceae
Genus Grateloupia

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Grateloupia ramosissima Okamura

 

Publication details
Grateloupia ramosissima Okamura 1913: 60, pl. CXVII: figs 1-11

Published in: Okamura, K. (1913). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. III pp. 1-77, pls CI-CXX. Tokyo: published by the author.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Grateloupia is Grateloupia filicina (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Nemoto, Chiba Prefecture (Kawaguchi 1989: 244). Lectotype: SAP (Okamura herb.) (Kawaguchi 1989: 244).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), much branched.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Prionitis ramosissima (Okamura) Kawaguchi 1989

Taxonomic notes
According to Lin et al. (2008: 206), Pr. ramosissima (Okamura) Kawaguchi is a synonym of Grateloupia ramosissima Okamura. - (1 May 2008) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Kawaguchi, S. (1989). The genus Prionitis (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) in Japan. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University, Series V (Botany) 16: 193-257.

Lin, S.-M., Liang, H.-Y. & Hommersand, M.H. (2008). Two types of auxiliary cell ampullae in Grateloupia (Halymeniaceae) including G. taiwanensis sp. nov. and G. orientalis sp. nov. from Taiwan based on rbcL gene sequence analysis and cystocarp development. Journal of Phycology 44(1): 196-214.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

Verlaque, M., Brannock, P.M., Komatsu, T., Villalard-Bohnsack, M. & Marston, M. (2005). The genus Grateloupia C. Agardh (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) in the Thau Lagoon (France, Mediterranean): a case study of marine plurispecific introductions. Phycologia 44: 477-496.

Wang, H.W., Kawaguchi, S., Horiguchi, T. & Masuda, M. (2001). A morphological and molecular assessment of the genus Prionitis J. Agardh (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycological Research 49: 251-262.

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