Rhodymenia mammillaris Montagne 1842: 252
Published in: Montagne, C. (1842). Troisième centurie de plantes cellulaires exotiques nouvelles. Décades V, VI, VII et VIII. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Seconde Série 18: 241-282, pl. 7.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria mammillaris (Montagne) M.Howe
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Martinique, French West Indies, Windward Is., Lesser Antilles (Gurgel et al. 2004: 174). Holotype: US Alg. Coll.-204336 (epitype) PC! (Gurgel et al. 2004: 174). Notes: Epitype: US Alg. Coll.-204336; NW Gulf of Mexico: offshore Louisiana, dredged from ca 75 m depth, R/V Pelican station 3.2, July 1, 2001, leg. S. Fredericq.
Source of current name
Gurgel, C.F.D., Fredericq, S. & Norris, J.N. (2004). Molecular systematics and taxonomy of flattened species of Gracilaria Greville (Gracilariaceae, Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) from the Western Atlantic. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to the Pacific and other locations Volume IX. (Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. Eds) Vol. 9, pp. 159-200.
Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2018.