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Gracilaria denticulata (Kützing) Weber Bosse, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Gracilaria denticulata (Kützing) Weber Bosse 1928: 432, fig. 175, nom. illeg.

Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1928). Liste des algues du Siboga, IV. Rhodophyceae. Troisème partie. Gigartinales et Rhodymeniales et tableau de la distribution des Chlorophycées, Phaeophycées et Rhodophycées de l'Archipel Malaisien. Siboga-Expeditie Monographie 59d. pp. 393-533, figs 143-213, pls XI-XVI. Leiden: E.J. Brill.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gracilaria is Gracilaria compressa (C.Agardh) Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria vieillardii P.C.Silva

Basionym
Sphaerococcus denticulatus Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Wagap, New Caledonia (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 545). Lectotype (fig. 51e in Kützing 1869): Vieillard #2089bis; L 938,92-252 (barcode L 0055699) (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 545). Notes: Holotype: L00560093 (Lin et al. 2012: 425). Lectotype (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005). INA cites Millar & Prud'homme van Reine but does not indicate whether holotype or lectotype.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
A later homonym of Gracilaria denticulata Schmitz ex Mazza 1907.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. (1985). Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. pp. xv + 167. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Programme.

Chiang, Y.M. (1985). Gracilaria from Taiwan: key, list and distribution of the species. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 81-83. California Sea Grant College Program.

Nguyen H. Dinh (1992). Vietnamese species of Gracilaria and Gracilariopsis. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.3, pp. 207-210. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.

Yamamoto, H. (1985). Gracilaria from Japan: Vegetative and reproductive keys and list of the species. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 77-80. California Sea Grant College Program.

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