Gloeophycus koreanus I.K.Lee & S.A.Yoo
Gloeophycus koreanus I.K.Lee & S.A.Yoo 1979: 348, figs 2-30
Published in: Notoya, M. (1984). The life history of Gloeophycus koreanum I. K. Lee & Yoo (Rhodophyta, Gloiosiphoniaceae) in culture. Hydrobiologia 116/117: 233-236.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Gloeophycus.
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The ending is treated as masculine in accordance with the provision in the Vienna Code (Art. 62C): (c) Compounds ending in -ceras, -dendron, -nema, -stigma, -stoma, and other neuter words, are neuter. An exception is made for names ending in -anthos (or -anthus), -chilos (-chilus or -cheilos), and -phykos (-phycos or -phycus), which ought to be neuter, since that is the gender of the Greek words anthos, cheilos, and phykos, but are treated as masculine in accordance with botanical tradition. - (8 Dec 2009) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Gungsido, Gyeokryeolbi Island, Korea Holotype: SNU (Yoshida 1998: 695).
Kaneko, T., Matsuyama, K. & Yamada, I. (1980). On Gloeophycus koreanum I.K. Lee & Yoo (Rhodophyta, Gloiosiphoniaceae) in Hokkaido. Japanese Journal of Phycology 28: 97-104.
Lee, I.K. & Yoo, S.A. (1979). Gloeophycus koreanum gen. et sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gloiosiphoniaceae) from Korea. Phycologia 18: 347-354.
Notoya, M. (1983). Tetrasporphyte of Gloeophycus koreanum I.K. Lee et Yoo (Rhodophyta). Japanese Journal of Phycology 31: 51-53.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 February 2020.