Chondrophycus parvipapillatus (C.K.Tseng) & J.T.Harper
Palisada parvipapillata (C.K.Tseng) K.W.Nam Hawaii; section; scale 20 µm
© J.M. Huisman
Chondrophycus parvipapillatus (C.K.Tseng) Garbary & J.T.Harper 1998: 195
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 parvipapillata (C.K.Tseng) K.W.Nam
Laurencia parvipapillata C.K.Tseng
Type locality: Cape d’Aguilar, Hong Kong (Tseng 1943: 204). Holotype: C.K. Tseng 2813; 6.vi.1940; QD 30 (Yoshida 1998: 1040). Notes: Isotype: MICH?
Subgenus Yuzurua Section Parvipapillatae
Laurencia parvipapillata C.K.Tseng 1946
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).
In habitats protected from direct sunlight, in shallow cavelets or underneath larger algae on rock flats, but not in heavily shaded habitats; in shaded cavelet in coral rock ca. 50 cm depth (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (10 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry
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.
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. -264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.
Lipkin, Y. & Silva, P.C. (2002). Marine algae and seagrasses of the Dahlak Archipelago, southern Red Sea. Nova Hedwigia 75(1-2): 1-90, 7 figs.
Nam, K.W. (1999). Morphology of Chondrophycus undulata and C. parvipapillata and its implications for the taxonomy of the Laurencia (Ceramiales, Rhodophyta) complex. European Journal of Phycology 34: 455-468, 43 figs, 2 tables.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2020.