Chondrophycus capituliformis ( ) & J.T.Harper 1994
Chondrophycus capituliformis (Yamada) Garbary & J.T.Harper 1994: 194
Published in: Garbary, D.J. & Harper, J.T. (1998). A phylogenetic analysis of the Laurencia complex (Rhodomelaceae) of the red algae. Cryptogamie, Algologie 19: 185-200.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chondrophycus is Chondrophycus cartilagineus (Yamada) Garbary & J.T.Harper.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palisada capituliformis (Yamada) K.W.Nam
Laurencia capituliformis Yamada
Type locality: Oshima, Aomori Prefecture, Japan Type: SAP 13880 (Yoshida 1998: 1031).
Subgenus Palisadi Section Palisadi
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This genus is treated as masculine according to the proposal to add -phycus to the two exceptions (-anthus and -chilus) in Art. 62.2 of I.C.B.N., accepted during the XVI International Botanical Congress (St. Louis, Missouri, 26-30 July 1999) (Furnari et al., 1999, citing Barrie & Greuter, 1999).
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Nam, K.W. (2007). Validation of the generic name Palisada (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta). Algae (The Korean Journal of Phycology) 22(2): 53-55, 1 table.
Fujii, M.T., Guimaraes, S.M.P.B., Gurgel, C.F.D. & Fredericq, S. (2006). Characterization and phylogenetic affinities of the red alga Chondrophycus flagelliferus (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales) from Brazil on the basis of morphological and molecular evidence. Phycologia 45: 432-441.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2020.