Gracilaria prolifica (Kützing) P. & H. 1878
Gracilaria prolifica (Kützing) P.Crouan & H.Crouan in Mazé & Schramm 1878: 221
Published in: Mazé, H. & Schramm, A. (1878 '1870-1877'). Essai de classification des algues de la Guadeloupe 2e Édition. pp. [i]-xix, Errata, -283. Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe): Imprimerie du Gouvernment.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Gigartina prolifica Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).
Gigartina prolifica Kützing 1869
This is a marine species.
Wynne, M.J. (2011). A checklist of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: third revision. Nova Hedwigia Beihefte 140:  7-166.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.