Gracilariopsis verrucosa ( ) , L.M.Irvine & , nom. inval. 1995
Gracilariopsis verrucosa (Hudson) Steentoft, L.M.Irvine & Farnham 1995: 113, nom. inval.
Published in: Steentoft, M., Irvine, L.M. & Farnham, W.F. (1995). Two terete species of Gracilaria and Gracilariopsis (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) in Britain. Phycologia 34(2): 113-127, 37 figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilariopsis longissima (S.G.Gmelin) Steentoft, L.M.Irvine & Farnham
Fucus verrucosus Hudson
Type locality: Habitat in littoribus marinis passim ["Dwells on the shores of the sea in all directions" England] (Hudson 1762: 470). Notes: Lectotype: Hudson’s description, in the absence of material was initially proposed by Dixon & Irvine (1977: 210) and then supplanted by a specimens in Dillenius's herbarium No. 50 (OXF).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), warty (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: not accepted by the authors. - (25 Jul 2007) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Rmiki, N.E., Lemoine, Y., Kling, R. & Cabioch, J. (1994). Distribution verticale des Gracilaires sur le littoral et relation avec la photoinhibition. Gracilariopsis confervoides, Gracilaria verrucosa, Gracilaria multipartita. Cryptogamie: Algologie 15(1): 11 (abstract).
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2021.