Gracilaria radicans , nom. illeg. 1886
Gracilaria radicans Hauck 1886: 165, nom. illeg.
Published in: Hauck, F. (1886). Ueber einige von J.M. Hildebrandt im Rothen Meere und Indischen Ocean gesammelte Algen. Hedwigia 25: 165-168, 217-221, 1 fig.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria hauckii P.C.Silva
Type locality: Nosy-Bé, Madagascar (Silva & al. 1996: 171).
Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), rooting, putting forth aerial roots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Abbott, I.A. (1995). A decade of species of Gracilaria (sensu lato). In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.5, pp. 185-195. La Jolla, California: California Sea Grant College System.
Tsuda, R.T. (1985). Gracilaria from Micronesia: key, list and distribution of the species. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 91-92. California Sea Grant College Program.
Created: 24 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 June 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 720 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=13600
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 September 2021.