Chondrus crispus var. lonchophorus 1861
Chondrus crispus var. lonchophorus Montagne 1861: 213
Published in: Montagne, C. (1861). Florula Gorgonea seu enumerato plantarum cellularium. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Sér. 4, 14: 210-225.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: In insula Sancti Nicolai, loco Agoa dos Angos dicto, legit cl. Bolle [Cape Verde Islands]
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crisped, irregularly waved and twisted (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Generally thought to be Chondrus crispus but the Cape Verde Islands are outside the range of this species. Plants from the Cape Verde Islands collected by Willem Prud'homme van Reine and sent to Michael Guiry in the 1980s are not Chondrus crispus sensu stricto.
This is a marine species.
Created: 31 August 2004 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 18 October 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 September 2021.