Cruoriopsis mexicana E.Y.Dawson 1952

Publication Details
Cruoriopsis mexicana E.Y.Dawson 1952: 99-100, figs 11-14

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1953). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 1. Bangiales to Corallinaceae subf. Corallinoidae. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 17: 1-239, Plates 1-33.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cruoriopsis is Cruoriopsis crucialis Dufour.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cruoriella mexicana (E.Y.Dawson) Denizot.

Type Information
Type locality: 32Ý 24.5' N. Lat., 117Ý 13.8' W. long, off South Island, Islas Los Coronados, Baja California, Mexico; (Dawson 1953: 100) Holotype: Dawson; June 20, 1947; HAHF; Dawson 4283c, in vial 2290 and on slide 1618-1620 (Dawson 1953: 100)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Mexico (Stearn 1992).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 21 March 2000 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 04 May 2009

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 May 2009. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 27 March 2023

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