Grateloupia horrida , nom. illeg. 1893
Grateloupia horrida Okamura 1893: 99, pl. 5: figs 1, 2, nom. illeg.
Published in: Okamura, K. (1893). Contributions to the phycology of Japan. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 7: 99-102.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Polyopes lancifolius (Harvey) Kawaguchi & Wang
Syntype localities: Japan: Kagoshima, Totomi, Enoshima, Noto (Index Nominum Algarum).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Grateloupia horrida Okamura)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).
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]
Mineur, F., De Clerck, O., Le Roux, A., Maggs, C. A. & Verlaque, M. (2010). Polyopes lancifolius (Halymeniales, Rhodophyta), a new component of the Japanese marine flora introduced to Europe. Phycologia 49(1): 86-96.
Created: 23 November 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 March 2015 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 19 September 2021.