Grateloupia somalensis 1888
Grateloupia somalensis Hauck 1888: 87
Published in: Hauck, F. (1888). Ueber einige von J.M. Hildebrandt im Rothen Meere und Indischen Ocean gesammelte Algen. Hedwigia 27: 86-93.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Lasgori (Laas Qoray), Somalia (Silva & al. 1996: 196).
Cyrtymenia somalensis (Hauck) De Toni 1905
Based on a specimen collected in Madagascar, De Clerck et al. (2005: 177, fig. 17) conclude that G. somalensis belongs in Grateloupia. - (23 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Cocquyt, E. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematic reassessment of the red algal genus Phyllymenia (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 40: 169-178.
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