Crassiphycus crassissimus (P. & H. ) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & 2018
Crassiphycus crassissimus (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) 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.
Publication date: 11 December 2018
The type species (holotype) of the genus Crassiphycus is Crassiphycus corneus (J.Agardh) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria crassissima (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) P.Crouan & H.Crouan
Type locality: "Moule (récifs de ceinture du port)" [Moule (reefs at entrance to port), Guadeloupe] (Schramm & Mazé 1865: 20). Lectotype: January 16th, 1870; BM? 000936166 (Gurgel & al. 2018: 11).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 11 December 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 September 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 20 October 2021.