Prionitis clarionensis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Kajimura

Publication Details
Prionitis clarionensis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) Kajimura

Published in: Kajimura, M. (1993). Morphology and taxonomic placement of Polyopes clarionensis Setchell et Gardner (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta). Botanica Marina 36: 555-560, 15 figs.

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Prionitis is Prionitis ligulata J.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Grateloupia clarionensis (Setchell & N.L.Gardner) S.Kawaguchi & H.W.Wang.

Polyopes clarionensis Setchell & N.L.Gardner

Type Information
Type locality: Bahía Sulphur, Isla Clarión, Mexico; (Dawson 1954: 267) Holotype: Howell; Mar. 24, 1932; On rocks; California Academy of Sciences; Howell 462a on sheet 236505 (Dawson 1954: 267) Notes: Type locality: Clarion Island, Revillagigedo Islands, Mexico (Wang et al. 2001: 258).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 28 July 2011

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 July 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 18 April 2024

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