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Gracilaria taiwanensis S.-M.Lin, L.-C.Liu & Payri 2012

Publication details
Gracilaria taiwanensis S.-M.Lin, L.-C.Liu & Payri 2012: 427, figs 11-28

Published in: Lin, S.-M., Liu, L.-C & Payri, C. (2012). Charcterization of Gracialria vieillardii (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta) and molecular phylogeny of foliose species from the western Pacific Ocean, including a description of G. taiwanensis sp. nov.. Phycologia 51(4): 421-431.
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Publication date: 2012

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gracilaria is Gracilaria compressa (C.Agardh) Greville.

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

Type information
Type locality: Chuan Fan Shi (=Sail Rock), Kenting National Park, southern Taiwan (21º55'51"N, 120º49'26"E) (Lin et al. 2012: 429). Holotype: fig. 11 (female plant): 8 March 2008; NTOU NTOU-CFS-09iii08-Gt1 (Lin et al. 2012: 429). Notes: Isotypes: NTOU-CFS-09iii08-Gt2 (fig. 12) through NTOU-CFS-09iii08-Gt13.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Gracilaria

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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