Grateloupia fastigiata J. 1885
Grateloupia fastigiata J.Agardh 1885: 15
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Sandwich Islands (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fastigiate, with branches clustered, parallel and erect, giving a narrow elongated habit (occasionally meaning branched reaching to the same height) (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Grateloupia fastigiata J.Agardh)
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Hawaiian Islands (Holmes 1896).
Source of current name
Holmes, E.M. (1896). New marine algae from Japan. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 31: 248-260, pls VII-XII.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
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G.M. 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 18 September 2021.