Grateloupia asiatica S. & H.W.Wang 2001
Grateloupia asiatica S.Kawaguchi & H.W.Wang 2001: 435, fig. 1, 2
Published in: Kawaguchi, S., Wang, H.W., Horiguchi, T., Sartoni, G. & Masuda, M. (2001). A comparative study of the red alga Grateloupia filicina (Halymeniaceae) from the northwestern Pacific and Mediterranean with the desciption of Grateloupia asiatica, sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 37: 433-442.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Tsuyazki, Fukuoka Prefecture. northern Kyushu, Japan (Kawaguchi, Wang, Horiguchi, Sartoni & Masuda 2001: 435). Holotype: S. Kawaguchi; 6.4.1989; SAP 088175 (Kawaguchi, Wang, Horiguchi, Sartoni & Masuda 2001: 435).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This species has been introduced accidentally, probably via oyster cultivation, into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 169) being first found in the Etang de Thau (France) in 1984. - (5 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
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Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]
Titlyanov, E.A. & Titlyanov, T.V. (2012). Marine plants of the Asian Pacific Region countries, their use and cultivation. pp. -376, many col. photographs. Vladivostok: Dalnauka & A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. [in Russian]
Verlaque, M., Brannock, P.M., Komatsu, T., Villalard-Bohnsack, M. & Marston, M. (2005). The genus Grateloupia C. Agardh (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) in the Thau Lagoon (France, Mediterranean): a case study of marine plurispecific introductions. Phycologia 44: 477-496.
Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. -362, many photographs and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 August 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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Kawaguchi, S., Wang, H.W., Horiguchi, T., Sartoni, G. & Masuda, M. (2001). A comparative study of the red alga Grateloupia filicina (Halymeniaceae) from the northwestern Pacific and Mediterranean with the desciption of Grateloupia asiatica, sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 37: 433-442.
Lou, Y., Yi, P., Song, X.W. & Wang, H.W. (2019). Grateloupia serra sp. nov. H. W. Wang & Y. Lou (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta): a new species previously confused with Grateloupia asiatica in China. Marine Biology Research 15(1): 1-12, 6 fig., II tables.
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M.D. 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 11 April 2021.