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Gracilariopsis mclachlanii Buriyo, Bellorin & M.C.Oliveira 2008

Publication details
Gracilariopsis mclachlanii Buriyo, Bellorin & M.C.Oliveira in Bellorin & al. 2008: 1023, figs 1-3

Published in: Bellorin, A.M., Buriyo, A., Sohrabipour, J., Oliveira, M.C. & Oliveira, E.C. (2008). Gracilariopsis mclachlanii sp. nov. and Gracilariopsis persica sp. nov. of the Gracilariaceae (Gracilariales, Rhodophyceae) from the Indian Ocean. Journal of Phycology 44: 1022-1032.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gracilariopsis is Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii (Kylin) E.Y.Dawson.

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

Type information
Holotype locality: Nungwi MaranĂ­, Unguja Island, Zanzibar, Tanzania (Bellorin & al. 2008: 1024). Holotype (cystocarpic plant): A. Buriyo; 27 July 2002; SPF 56287 (Bellorin & al. 2008: 1024).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Habitat
Grows on intertidal and subtidal rocky, sandy, or sandy-muddy substrates, partially covered by sand, as well as on beds of dead Halimeda segments and shells in areas with good water circulation.

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Key references
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.

Iha, C., Grassa, C.J., de M.Lyra, G., Davis, C.C., Verbruggen, H. & Oliveira, M.C. (2018). Organellar genomics: a useful tool to study evolutionary relationships and molecular evolution in Gracilariaceae (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 54(6): 775-787.

Created: 30 October 2008 by G.M. Guiry

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Bellorin, A.M., Buriyo, A., Sohrabipour, J., Oliveira, M.C. & Oliveira, E.C. (2008). Gracilariopsis mclachlanii sp. nov. and Gracilariopsis persica sp. nov. of the Gracilariaceae (Gracilariales, Rhodophyceae) from the Indian Ocean. Journal of Phycology 44: 1022-1032.

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G.M. 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 22 October 2021.

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