154,916 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,111 images, 59,880 bibliographic items, 431,338 distributional records.

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Genus: Gracilaria

Higher Taxonomy

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# Species

 

Empire

Eukaryota

Chatton  

45,298

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Kingdom

Plantae

Haeckel  

18,864

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Subkingdom

Biliphyta

Cavalier-Smith  

7,287

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Phylum

Rhodophyta

Wettstein  

7,262

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Subphylum

Eurhodophytina

G.W.Saunders & Hommersand  

7,080

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Class

Florideophyceae

Cronquist  

6,900

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Subclass

Rhodymeniophycidae

G.W.Saunders & Hommersand  

5,200

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Order

Gracilariales

Fredericq & Hommersand  

236

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Family

Gracilariaceae

Nägeli  

236

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Subfamily

Gracilarioideae

Stizenberger  

217

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Tribe

Gracilarieae

Willkomm  

192

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Genus

Gracilaria

Greville  

170

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Species

abbottiana

M.D.Hoyle  

 

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Species

abyssalis

Gurgel & Yoneshigue-Valentin  

 

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aculeata

(Hering) Papenfuss  

 

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aggregata

J.D.Hooker & Harvey  

 

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aionana

Gurgel, Fredericq & J.N.Norris  

 

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Species

ambigua

Greville  

 

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apiculata

P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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apiculifera

J.Agardh  

 

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arcuata

Zanardini  

 

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armata

(C.Agardh) Greville  

 

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articulata

C.F.Chang & B.M.Xia  

 

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ascidiicola

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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Variety

attenuata

Umamaheswara Rao  

 

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Species

babae

(H.Yamamoto) P.-K. Ng, P.-E. Lim & S.-M. Phang  

 

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baiana

Lyra, Gurgel, M.C.Oliveira & Nunes  

 

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beckeri

(J.Agardh) Papenfuss  

 

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blodgettii

Harvey  

 

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brasiliensis

Gurgel & Yoneshigue-Valentin  

 

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brevis

W.R.Taylor  

 

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Species

bursa-pastoris

(S.G.Gmelin) P.C.Silva  

 

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camerunensis

Pilger  

 

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canaliculata

Sonder  

 

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Subspecies

candelabriformis

Gurgel, Fredericq & J.N.Norris  

 

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Species

capensis

F.Schmitz ex Mazza  

 

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Species

cearensis

(A.B.Joly & Pinheiro) A.B.Joly & Pinheiro  

 

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Species

cerrosiana

W.R.Taylor  

 

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cervicornis

(Turner) J.Agardh  

 

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Species

chondracantha

(Kützing) A.J.K.Millar  

 

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chondroides

(Kützing) P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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Species

chouae

Zhang & B.M.Xia  

 

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cliftonii

Withell, A.J.K.Millar & Kraft  

 

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comosa

Withell, A.J.K.Millar & Kraft  

 

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Species

conferta

(Schousboe ex Montagne) Montagne  

 

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coppejansii

Muangmai, Lewmanomont, Prathep, Terada & Zuccarello  

 

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corallicola

Zanardini  

 

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corniculata

(C.Agardh) J.Agardh  

 

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coronopifolia

J.Agardh  

 

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corticata

(J.Agardh) J.Agardh  

 

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Forma

crenulata

J.Agardh  

 

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Variety

crispa

(Clemente) Cremades  

 

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Species

crispata

Setchell & Gardner  

 

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crockeri

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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cuneata

Areschoug  

 

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cuneifolia

(Okamura) I.K.Lee & Kurogi  

 

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Variety

cunninghamii

(Farlow) E.Y.Dawson  

 

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curtissiae

J.Agardh  

 

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cylindrica

Umamaheswara Rao  

 

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cylindrica

Børgesen  

 

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damicornis

J.Agardh  

 

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dawsonii

Hoyle  

 

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Species

debilis

(Forsskål) Børgesen  

 

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dendroides

Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi  

 

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Species

dentata

J.Agardh  

 

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Species

denticulata

F.Schmitz ex Mazza  

 

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Species

disticha

(J.Agardh) J.Agardh  

 

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Species

divaricata

Harvey  

 

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divergens

(C.Agardh) J.Agardh  

 

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Species

domingensis

(Kützing) Sonder ex Dickie  

 

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dotyi

Hoyle  

 

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dumosa

Harvey & Bailey  

 

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dura

(C.Agardh) J.Agardh  

 

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Species

ecuadoreana

(W.R.Taylor) E.Y.Dawson  

 

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Variety

elongata

(Clemente) Cremades  

 

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Species

ephemera

Skelton, G.R.South & A.J.K.Millar  

 

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Species

epihippisora

Hoyle  

 

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Forma

exposita

Børgesen  

 

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Species

falconii

Ardito, Núñez-Resendiz, Dreckmann & Sentíes  

 

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Species

fanii

B.M.Xia & Pan  

 

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Species

fisheri

(B.M.Xia & I.A.Abbott) I.A.Abbott, J.Zhang & B.M.Xia  

 

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Species

flabelliformis

(P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Fredericq & Gurgel  

 

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Species

flagelliformis

(Sonder) Womersley  

 

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Species

flexuosa

E.M.Holmes  

 

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Species

foliifera

(Forsskål) Børgesen  

 

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Species

fruticosa

Harvey  

 

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Species

galetensis

Gurgel, Fredericq, & J.N.Norris  

 

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Subspecies

ganesanana

Gurgel, Fredericq & J.Norris  

 

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Species

gardneri

(Setchell) Gurgel, J.N.Norris & Fredericq  

 

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Species

gigartinoides

(P.Crouan & H.Crouan) P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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Species

gigas

Harvey  

 

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Species

glomerata

Zhang & B.M.Xia  

 

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Species

gracilis

(Stackhouse) Steentoft, L.M.Irvine & Farnham  

 

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Forma

granatea

(J.V.Lamouroux) Børgesen  

 

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Species

hainanensis

C.F.Chang & B.M.Xia  

 

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Species

halogenea

A.J.K.Millar  

 

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Species

hancockii

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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Species

hauckii

P.C.Silva  

 

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Species

hayi

Gurgel, Fredericq & J.N.Norris  

 

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Species

hermonii

Millar  

 

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Species

heteroclada

(Montagne) J.Feldmann & G.Feldmann  

 

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Species

hikkaduwensis

Durairatnam  

 

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Species

howensis

A.H.S.Lucas  

 

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Species

huangii

S.-M.Lin & De Clerck  

 

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Species

hummii

Hommersand & Freshwater  

 

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Species

incrustata

J.Agardh  

 

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Species

incurvata

Okamura  

 

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Species

intermedia

J.Agardh  

 

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Species

isabellana

Gurgel, Fredericq & J.N.Norris  

 

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Species

kanyakumariensis

Umamaheswara Rao  

 

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Species

kilakkaraiensis

V.Krishnamurthy & Rajendran  

 

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Species

lacerata

Setchell & Gardner  

 

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Species

lantaensis

Muangmai, Zuccarello, Noiraksa & Lewmanomont  

 

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Forma

latifolia

Børgesen  

 

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Species

latifrons

P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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Forma

linearifolia

J.Agardh  

 

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Variety

linearis

J.Agardh  

 

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Variety

liui

Zhang & Xia  

 

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Species

longa

Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi  

 

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Species

longirostris

Zhang & Wang  

 

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Species

mammillaris

(Montagne) M.Howe  

 

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Species

manilaensis

Yamamoto & Trono  

 

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Species

mannarensis

Umamaheswara Rao  

 

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Species

maramae

G.R.South  

 

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Species

marcialana

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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Species

mayae

A.J.K.Millar  

 

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Species

megaspora

(E.Y.Dawson) Papenfuss  

 

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Species

mexicana

(Kützing) P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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Species

microcarpa

Dreckmann, Núñez-Resendiz & Sentíes  

 

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Species

microdendron

J.Agardh  

 

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Species

minor

(Sonder) Durairatnam  

 

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Species

minuta

Lewmanomont  

 

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Species

mixta

I.A.Abbott, J.Zhang & B.M.Xia  

 

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Species

multipartita

(Clemente) Harvey  

 

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Species

occidentalis

(Børgesen) M.Bodard  

 

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Species

oliveirarum

Gurgel, Fredericq & J.N.Norris  

 

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Species

ornata

Areschoug  

 

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Species

pachydermatica

Setchell & Gardner  

 

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Species

pacifica

I.A.Abbott  

 

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Species

palmettoides

P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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papenfussii

I.A.Abbott  

 

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parvispora

I.A.Abbott  

 

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patens

P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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pauciramosa

(N.Rodríguez de Ríos) A.M.Bellorin, M.C.Oliveira, & E.C.Oliveira  

 

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percurrens

(I.A.Abbott) I.A.Abbott  

 

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peruana

Piccone & Grunow  

 

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pinnata

Setchell & N.L.Gardner  

 

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prolifica

(Kützing) P.Crouan & H.Crouan  

 

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Species

protea

J.Agardh  

 

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pudumadamensis

V.Krishnamurthy & N.R.Rajendran  

 

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pulvinata

Skottsberg  

 

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pygmaea

Børgesen  

 

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Variety

ramalinioides

J.Agardh  

 

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Species

ramisecunda

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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Species

ramulosa

(Martius) Greville  

 

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reptans

(Weber Bosse) P.C.Silva  

 

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rhizophora

Børgesen  

 

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Species

rhodocaudata

Yamamoto & Kudo  

 

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rhodymenioides

A.J.K.Millar  

 

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Species

robusta

Setchell  

 

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rubra

C.F.Chang & B.M.Xia  

 

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Species

rubrimembra

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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Species

salicornia

(C.Agardh) E.Y.Dawson  

 

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Species

salzmannii

Bornet ex Möbius  

 

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secunda

(C.Agardh) Zanardini  

 

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Species

silviae

Lyra, Gurgel, M.C.Oliveira & J.M.C.Nunes  

 

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Subspecies

simplex

Gurgel, Fredericq & J.N.Norris  

 

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Species

skottsbergii

W.R.Taylor  

 

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Variety

snackeyi

Weber Bosse  

 

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Species

spinigera

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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spinuligera

Børgesen  

 

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Species

spinulosa

(Okamura) Chang & B.-M.Xia  

 

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srilankia

(C.F.Chang & B.M.Xia) A.F.Withell, A.J.K.Millar & Kraft  

 

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stellata

I.A.Abbott, Zhang & B.M.Xia  

 

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stipitata

A.F.Withell, A.J.K.Millar & Kraft  

 

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Species

sublittoralis

Yamada & Segawa ex H.Yamamoto  

 

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Species

subsecundata

Setchell & N.L.Gardner  

 

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Species

subtilis

(B.M.Xia & I.A.Abbott) B.M.Xia & I.A.Abbott  

 

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Species

sullivanii

Yamamoto & Trono  

 

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Species

suzanneae

L.P.Soares, C.F.D.Gurgel & M.T.Fujii  

 

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symmetrica

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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Species

taiwanensis

S.-M.Lin, L.-C.Liu & Payri  

 

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Forma

tenuis

V.May  

 

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Variety

tenuistipitata

C.F.Chang & B.M.Xia  

 

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Species

tepocensis

(E.Y.Dawson) E.Y.Dawson  

 

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textorii

(Suringar) Hariot  

 

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tikvahiae

McLachlan  

 

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tsudae

(I.A.Abbott & I.Meneses) I.A.Abbott  

 

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tuberculosa

(Hampe ex Kützing) J.Agardh  

 

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turgida

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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tuticorinensis

V.Krishnamurthy & Rajendran  

 

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Species

urvillei

(Montagne) I.A.Abbott  

 

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vanbosseae

(I.A.Abbott) I.A.Abbott  

 

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veloroae

E.Y.Dawson  

 

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venezuelensis

W.R.Taylor  

 

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vermiculata

P.J.L.Dangeard  

 

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Variety

verrucosa

(Esper) M.P.Reis  

 

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vieillardii

P.C.Silva  

 

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vieirae

M.P.Reis  

 

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viridis

A.Sfriso, M.A.Wolf, K.Sciuto, M.Morabito, C.Andreoli & I.Moro  

 

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webervanbosseae

Huisman & G.W.Saunders  

 

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xiae-abbotii

G.M.Lyra, J.M.C.Nunes & C.C.Davis  

 

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yamamotoi

Zhang & B.M.Xia  

 

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yinggehaiensis

Xia & Wang  

 

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Variety

zhengii

(J.F.Zhang & B.M.Xia) Yoshida  

 

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