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Gracilaria tuberculosa (Hampe ex Kützing) J.Agardh 1852

Publication details
Gracilaria tuberculosa (Hampe ex Kützing) J.Agardh 1852: 588

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1852). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumis secundi: Algas florideas complectens. Part 2, fasc. 2. pp. 577-700 [701-720, Addenda and Index]. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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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.

Basionym
Sphaerococcus tuberculosus Hampe ex Kützing

Type information
Type locality: "Ad littora Peruviana (in coll. Hampeana)." (Kützing 1849: 773).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Sphaerococcus tuberculosus Hampe ex Kützing 1849

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Key references
Ramírez, M.E. & Santelices, B. (1991). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas de la costa temperada del Pacífico de Sudamérica. Monografías Biológicas 5: 1-437.

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