Carpopeltis elata (Okamura) Okamura, nom. illeg. 1909

Publication Details
Carpopeltis elata (Okamura) Okamura, nom. illeg. 1909: 72, pl. LXIX [69]

Published in: Okamura, K. (1909). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. II pp. 63-76, pls LXVI-LXX. Tokyo: The Author.

Request PDF

Publication date: December 1909

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Carpopeltis is Carpopeltis phyllophora (Hooker f. & Harvey) F.Schmitz.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Grateloupia elata (Okamura) S.Kawaguchi & H.W.Wang.

Prionitis elata Okamura

Type Information
Type locality: Shirahama, Chiba Prefecture, Japan; (Wang et al. 2001: 258) Type: SAP (Okamura herb.); (Kawaguchi 1989: 210) Notes: Shirahama, Shizuoka Prefecture (Kawagachi 1989: 210).

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), tall.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 31 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 17 January 2020

Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Loading synonyms...
Loading notes...
Loading common names...
Loading distribution...
Loading references...
Loading bibliographical references...
Loading culture providers...

Linking to this page:

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 January 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 18 April 2024

Currently in AlgaeBase: