Prionitis crispata ( ) 1989
Prionitis crispata (Okamura) Kawaguchi 1989: 239-241, figs 30-33
Published in: Kawaguchi, S. (1989). The genus Prionitis (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) in Japan. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University, Series V (Botany) 16: 193-257.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Grateloupia crispata (Okamura) Y.-P.Lee
Carpopeltis crispata Okamura
Syntype localities: Prov. Ise, Sagami, Bosyu (Okamura 1934: 32). Type: SAP herb. Okamura (Yoshida 1998: 730). Notes: Type locality: Moroiso, Kanagawa Prefecture (Kawaguchi 1989: 240).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), crisped, curled, or closely (finely) waved.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Lee, Y.P. (2008). Marine algae of Jeju. pp. [i]-xvi, 1-477 , map. Seoul: Academy Publication. [in Korean]
Wang, H.W., Kawaguchi, S., Horiguchi, T. & Masuda, M. (2001). A morphological and molecular assessment of the genus Prionitis J. Agardh (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycological Research 49: 251-262.
Created: 22 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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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 04 December 2020.