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Crassiphycus corneus (J.Agardh) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq 2018

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gracilariales
Family Gracilariaceae
Subfamily Gracilarioideae
Tribe Gracilarieae
Genus Crassiphycus

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Crassiphycus corneus (J.Agardh) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq
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Publication details
Crassiphycus corneus (J.Agardh) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq in Guiry & al. 2018: 1

Published in: Guiry, M.D., Norris, J.N., Fredericq, S. & Gurgel C.F.D. (2018). Crassiphycus Guiry, Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq, gen. nov., a replacement name for Crassa Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq, nom. inval. (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta), with some additional nomenclatural notes. Notulae Algarum 82: 1-4, no figs.
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Publication date: 11 December 2018

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Crassiphycus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria cornea J.Agardh

Basionym
Gracilaria cornea J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: Pernambuco (?), Brazil (Bird, Oliveira Filho & McLachlan 1986: 2049). Lectotype: Fig. 8 (male): LD 29370 (left-hand side) ex herb. Areschoug (Bird, Oliveira Filho & McLachlan 1986: 2049). Notes: Syntypes: 29370, in LD (tetrasporangial); BM (tetrasporangial); FH. Type locality ? Brazil: Pernambuco [Recife] (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gracilaria cornea J.Agardh 1852

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Lyra, D. de M., Iha, C., Grassa, C.J., Cai, L., Zhang, H.G., Lane, C., Blouin, N., Oliveira, M.C., Nunes, J. M de C. & Davis, C.C. (2021). Phylogenomics, divergence time estimation and trait evolution provide a new look into the Gracilariales (Rhodophyta). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 165(107294): [1-14], 4 figs.

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