Gracilaria dendroides , De Masi & Tripodi
Gracilaria dendroides Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1985: 357
Published in: Gargiulo, G.M., De Masi, F. & Tripodi, G. (1985). A study of Gracilaria dendroides sp. nov. (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) from the Bay of Naples. British Phycological Journal 20: 357-364.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), tree-like, resembling a tree in shape (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Material of this species from Naples was erroneously identified by Kylin (1930) as Cordylecladia erecta (Gargiulo et al., 1992).
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: Rivafiorita, Gulf of Naples, Italy (Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1985). Holotype: MS 33085-01 (Gargiulo, De Masi & Tripodi 1992: 64).
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Gargiulo, G.M., De Masi, F. & Tripodi, G. (1992). Morphology, reproduction and taxonomy of the Mediterranean species of Gracilaria (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 31: 53-80.
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Gargiulo, G.M., De Masi, F. & Tripodi, G. (1985). A study of Gracilaria dendroides sp. nov. (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) from the Bay of Naples. British Phycological Journal 20: 357-364.
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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 23 February 2019.