Gracilaria aculeata (Hering)
Gracilaria aculeata (Hering) Papenfuss KwaZulu-Natal
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Gracilaria aculeata (Hering) Papenfuss 1967: 99, 100
Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1967). Notes on algal nomenclature - V. Various Chlorophyceae and Rhodophyceae. Phykos 5: 95-105.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Gelidium aculeatum Hering
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), prickly, spine-like (Stearn 1973).
Gelidium aculeatum Hering 1846
This is a marine species.
Doty, M.S. (1988). Podromus ad systematica Eucheumatoideorum: a tribe of commercial seaweeds related to Eucheuma (Solieriaceae, Gigartinales). In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.2, pp. 159-207. La Jolla: California Sea Grant College Program [Report T-CSGCP-018].
Iyer, R., Tronchin, E.M., Bolton, J.J. & Coyne, V.E. (2005). Molecular systematics of the Gracilariaceae (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) with emphasis on Southern Africa. Journal of Phycology 41: 672-684.
Created: 30 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 June 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Wilson, A.J. & Critchley, A.T. (1997). Studies on Gracilaria gracilis (Stackhouse) Steentoft, Irvine and Farnham and Gracilaria aculeata (Hering) Papenfuss from southern Africa. I. The influence of temperature, irradiance, salinity and nitogen nutrition on growth. South African Journal of Botany 63: 465-473.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 November 2018.