Carpopeltis cornea (Okamura) Okamura 1936

Grateloupia cornea Okamura

Current name: Grateloupia cornea Okamura
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba UniversityHideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp)

Publication Details
Carpopeltis cornea (Okamura) Okamura 1936: 553

Published in: Okamura, K. (1936). Nippon kaisô shi [Descriptions of Japanese algae]. pp. [4], [1]-9, [1], [1]-964, [1]-11, frontispiece portrait, 427 figs. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho. [in Japanese]

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Carpopeltis is Carpopeltis phyllophora (Hooker f. & Harvey) F.Schmitz.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Grateloupia cornea Okamura.

Basionym
Grateloupia cornea Okamura

Type Information
Type locality: Kadzusa, Chiba Prefecture, Japan; (Kawaguchi 1989: 226) Type: SAP (Okamura herb.); (Kawaguchi 1989: 226)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), horny, hard and close-textured but not brittle (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 13 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 15 November 2021

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 15 November 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2024

 
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