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Gracilaria cuneifolia (Okamura) I.K.Lee & Kurogi

Publication details
Gracilaria cuneifolia (Okamura) I.K.Lee & Kurogi 1977: 177, figs 1-3

Published in: Lee, I.K. & Kurogi, M. (1977). On the taxonomic position of Rhodymenia cuneifolia. Bulletin of the Japanese Society for Phycology 25 (Suppl.): 113-118.

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Rhodymenia cuneifolia Okamura

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Gracilaria

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Rhodymenia cuneifolia Okamura 1934

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: a later homonym of Rhodymenia cuneifolia Okamura - (17 Aug 2007) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Ardito M., S., Núñez-Resendiz, M.L., Dreckman, K.M. & Sentíes, A. (2017). Gracilaria falconii sp. nov. (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta): a new species with flat axes from Venezuela. Phytotaxa 292(3): 271-278, 9 figs, 1 table.

Gurgel, C.F.D., Norris, J.N., Schmidt, W.E., Le, H.N. & Fredericq, S. (2018). Systematics of the Gracilariales (Rhodophyta) including new subfamilies, tribes, subgenera, and two new genera, Agarophyton gen. nov. and Crassa gen. nov. Phytotaxa 374(1): 1-23.

Kim, M.-S, Yang, E.C. & Boo, S.M. (2006). Taxonomy and phylogeny of flattened species of Gracilaria (Gracilariceae, Rhodophyta) from Korea based on morphology and protein-coding plastid rbcL and psbA sequences. Phycologia 45: 520-528.

Zhang Junfu & Xia Bangmei (1994). Three foliose species of Gracilaria from China. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 103-110. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College.

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