Gracilariopsis vermiculophylla Ohmi 1956

Gracilaria vermiculophylla (Ohmi) Papenfuss

Current name: Gracilaria vermiculophylla (Ohmi) Papenfuss
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Publication Details
Gracilariopsis vermiculophylla Ohmi 1956: 272, figs 1-4; pls 1, 2

Published in: Ohmi, H. (1956). Contributions to the knowledge of Gracilariaceae from Japan, II. On a new species of the genus Gracilariopsis with some considerations on its ecology. Bulletin of the Faculty of Fisheries Hokkaido University 6: 271-279.

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gracilariopsis is Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii (Kylin) E.Y.Dawson.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilaria vermiculophylla (Ohmi) Papenfuss.

Type Information
Type locality: Gomejima, Akkeshi Bay (Lake Akkeshi), Kushiro Prov., Japan; (Terada & Yamamoto 2002: 216) Holotype: Ohmi 200; ix. 1955; HAK; (Terada & Yamamoto 2002: 216) Notes: Holotype: Ohmi 200, spermatangial. Isotype: Ohmi 201, cystocarpic, currently housed in herbarium at Faculty of Fisheries, Hokkaido University.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 06 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 05 April 2024

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Francisco F. Pedroche in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 April 2024. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 15 July 2024

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