Grateloupia furcata , nom. illeg. 1896
Grateloupia furcata Holmes 1896: 254, pl. 10: fig. 3, nom. illeg.
Published in: Holmes, E.M. (1896). New marine algae from Japan. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 31: 248-260, pls VII-XII.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Grateloupia livida (Harvey) Yamada
Type locality: Shimoda, Japan (Holmes 1896: 254). Type: Saida, no. 44; 16793 254
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furcate, forked (Stearn 1992).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
Created: 23 November 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 June 2014 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 31 July 2021.