Sarconema filiforme f. gracillimum T.
Sarconema filiforme f. gracillimum T.Rayss 1963: 101, fig. 7 (as 'gracillima' )
Published in: Rayss, T. (1963). Sur la présence dans la Méditerranée orientale des algues tropicales de la famille des Solieriacées. Acta Botanica Horti Bucurestiensis 1: 91-106, 10 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sarconema filiforme (Sonder) Kylin
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thread-like (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Valid: although no type is indicated, a single gathering ("Apollonia, le 28. V. 1954") is the holotype. - (21 May 2019) - M.D. Guiry
Papenfuss & Edelstein (1974) included this forma in the type. - (21 May 2019) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Israel: Apollonia (Silva 1996-to date). Type: 28.v.1954; (Silva 1996-to date
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Sarconema filiforme f. gracillimum T.Rayss)
South-west Asia: Israel (Rayss 1963).
Source of current name
Papenfuss, G.F. & Edelstein, T. (1974). The morphology and taxonomy of the red alga Sarconema (Gigartinales: Solieriaceae). Phycologia 13(1): 31-43, 25 figs.
Created: 11 June 2010 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 21 May 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 July 2019.