Grateloupia squarrulosa & N.L.Gardner 1924
Grateloupia squarrulosa Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 780, pls 81, 82
Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). XXIX Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The marine algae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Fourth Series 12(29): 695-949, pls 12-88, map.
Publication date: "May 13, 1924"
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondracanthus squarrulosus (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Hughey, P.C.Silva & Hommersand
Type locality: Smith Island, Gulf of California (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 781). Type (sterile): Ivan M. Johnston (no. 60); June ; Drift. CAS 1368 (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 781). Notes: Type (a single large sterile specimen: UC CAS 1368); collected by Ivan M. Johnston on 28 June 1921; Isotypes: UC 221076, UC 483280 (Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 141). According to Setchell & Gardner, it probably grows at some depth below low tide.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hughey, J.R., Silva, P.C. & Hommersand, M.H. (2001). Solving taxonomic and nomenclatural problems in Pacific Gigartinaceae (Rhodophyta) using DNA from type material. Journal of Phycology 37: 1091-1109.
Hughey, J.R. & Hommersand, M.H. (2008). Morphological and molecular systematic study of Chondracanthus (Gigartinaceae, Rhodophyta) from Pacific North America. Phycologia 47: 124-155.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 July 2021.