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Grateloupia proteus Kützing 1843

Publication details
Grateloupia proteus Kützing 1843: 397 (as 'Proteus' )

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 14-16 Sep 1843

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Grateloupia is Grateloupia filicina (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Mittelmeer: Sellow! [Mediterranean Sea]. (Kützing 1843: 397). Notes: "Halymenia Proteus Hb. Kunth"

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), early sea-god or god of rivers and oceanic bodies of water.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Grateloupia cosentinii Kützing 1849

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Funk, G. (1955). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen von Neapel: Zugleich mikrophotographischer Atlas. Pubblicazioni della Stazione Zoologica di Napoli 25(Suppl.): i-x , 1-178, 36 figs.

Gargiulo, G.M., Morabito, M. & Manghisi, A. (2013). A re-assessment of reproductive anatomy and postfertilization development in the systematics of Grateloupia Halymeniales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 34(1): 3-25.

Schiffner, V. (1926). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Meeresalgen. Hedwigia 66: 293-320.

Zanardini, G. (1871). Scelta di Ficee nuove o più rare dei mari Mediterraneo ed Adriatico. (Decade XI). Memorie del Reale Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti 15(2): [425]-460, pls LXXXI-LXXXVIII.

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