159,459 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,547 images, 62,067 bibliographic items, 464,197 distributional records.

Chondrophycus parvipapillatus (C.K.Tseng) Garbary & J.T.Harper 1998

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Ceramiales
Family Rhodomelaceae
Tribe Laurencieae
Genus Chondrophycus


click on thumbnail for larger version.

Chondrophycus parvipapillatus (C.K.Tseng) Garbary & J.T.Harper
Hawaii; scale 3 mm. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Chondrophycus parvipapillatus (C.K.Tseng) Garbary & J.T.Harper
Hawaii; section; scale 20 µm. 01 Jan 0001. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.


Feldmannia kanyakumariensis V.Krishnamurthy & Baluswami

Palisada parvipapillata (C.K.Tseng) K.W.Nam Hawaii; scale 3 mm
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
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.

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 parvipapillata (C.K.Tseng) K.W.Nam

Laurencia parvipapillata C.K.Tseng

Type information
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?

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Yuzurua Section Parvipapillatae

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Laurencia parvipapillata C.K.Tseng 1946

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).

Habitat notes
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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Laurencia parvipapillata C.K.Tseng)
Africa: Kenya (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Somalia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

Indian Ocean Islands: Aldabra Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Maldives (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

Middle East: Yemen (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Verheij & Prud'homme van Reine 1993), Philippines (Silva, Meñez & Moe 1987), Vietnam (Pham-Hoàng 1969, Abbott, Fisher & McDermid 2002).

Asia: Hong Kong (McDermid 1988), Japan (Yoshida 1998), South China Sea (Phang & al. 2016), Xisha Islands (Chang & Xia 1988).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Lewis 1984, Phillips 1997, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010).

Pacific Islands: Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003), Fiji (N'Yeurt, South & Keats 1996), French Polynesia (Pari & N'Yeurt 1999), Hawaiian Islands (HI) (McDermid 1988, Abbott 1999).

(as Chondrophycus parvipapillatus (C.K.Tseng) Garbary & J.T.Harper)
Africa: Eritrea (Lipkin & Silva 2002), Kenya (Bolton, Oyieke & Gwanda 2007).

South-east Asia: Indonesia (Atmadja & Prud'homme van Reine 2012), Philippines (Kraft et al. 1999), Vietnam (Kristiansen & Lind 1995).

Asia: China (Liu 2008), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Pacific Islands: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Fiji (South & Skelton 2003, Littler & Littler 2003), Hawaiian Islands (HI) (Huisman, Abbott & Smith 2007).

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
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. [1]-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.

Created: 13 June 2000 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 11 August 2011 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 780 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=22881

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 31 October 2020.

SITE © 1996 - 2020 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio