Crassiphycus usneoides ( C. ) Gurgel, J.N.Norris &
Gracilaria usneoides (C.Agardh) J.Agardh Indian River Lagoon, Florida, USA. Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler and M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon: A Floristic Inventory and Field Guide. OffShore Graphics, Inc., Washington, DC, 298 pp. 584 distributed by Harbor B
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Crassiphycus usneoides ( C.Agardh) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq in Guiry et al. 2018: 2
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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Sphaerococcus usneoides C.Agardh
Type locality: Brazil (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), resembling the lichen genus Usnea.
Sphaerococcus usneoides C.Agardh 1822
Laurencia usneoides (C.Agardh) Kützing 1849
Gracilaria usneoides (C.Agardh) J.Agardh 1852
Ceramianthemum usneoides (C.Agardh) Kuntze 1891
Hydropuntia usneoides (C.Agardh) Gurgel & Fredericq 2004
Crassa usneoides (C.Agardh) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq 2018
This is a marine species.
Created: 11 December 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 September 2019.