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Chondrophycus capituliformis (Yamada) Garbary & J.T.Harper 1994

Publication details
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.

Type species
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 information
Type locality: Oshima, Aomori Prefecture, Japan Type: SAP 13880 (Yoshida 1998: 1031).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Palisadi Section Palisadi

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
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).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

Key references
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 20 October 2020.

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