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Grateloupia filiformis Kützing 1849

Publication details
Grateloupia filiformis Kützing 1849: 731

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Grateloupia is Grateloupia filicina (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh.

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

Type information
Type locality: Peru (De Clerck et al. 2005: 392).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thread-like (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Grateloupia filicina var. filiformis (Kützing) P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1878
Grateloupia filicina f. filiformis (Kützing) Pilger 1911

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gracilaria ramosissima P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1865

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
De Clerck, O., Gavio, B., Fredericq, S., Bárbara, I. & Coppejans, E. (2005). Systematics of Grateloupia filicina (Halymeniaceae, Rhodophyta), based on rbcl sequence analyses and morphological evidence, including the reinstatement of G. minima and the description of G. capensis sp. nov. Journal of Phycology 41: 391-410.

Soares, L.P., Carneiro, P.B de M. & Fujii, M.T. (2018). New records of red seaweeds to the coast of Ceará State, northeastern Brazil. Hoehnea 45(2): 323-347, 11 figs.

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Yokoya, N. S., Guimarães, S., M. P. B. & Handro, W. (1993). Development of callus-like structures and plant regeneration in thallus segments of Grateloupia filiformis Kützing (Rhodophyta). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 14: 407-413.
Yokoya, N.S., Guimarães, S.M.P.B. & Handro, W. (1993). Development of callus-like structure and plant regeneration in thallus segments of Grateloupia filiformis Kützing (Rhodophyta). Hydrobiologia 260/261: 407-413.

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