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Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii (Kylin) E.Y.Dawson 1949

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Rhodymeniophycidae
Order Gracilariales
Family Gracilariaceae
Subfamily Gracilarioideae
Tribe Gracilariopsideae
Genus Gracilariopsis


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Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii (Kylin) E.Y.Dawson
Seal Rock, Oregon, USA; lower intertidal. 14 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).


Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii (Kylin) E.Y.Dawson Seal Rock, Oregon, USA; lower intertidal
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii (Kylin) E.Y.Dawson 1949: 40, pl. 15: fig. 10; pl. 16: figs 5-8, pl. 17, figs 1-9; pl. 18, fig. 4

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1949). Studies of the northeast Pacific Gracilariaceae. Occasional Papers of the Allan Hancock Foundation 7: 1-105, 25 plates.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Gracilariopsis.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gracilariopsis andersonii (Grunow) E.Y.Dawson

Gracilaria sjoestedtii Kylin

Type information
Type locality: Mussel Point, Pacific Grove, California, U.S.A.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii (Kylin) E.Y.Dawson)
North America: California (Abbott & Hollenberg 1976, Silva 1979), Mexico (Dawson 1961, Pedroche & Sentíes 2020), Mexico (Atlantic) (García & al. 2020), Oregon (Hansen 1997).

Central America: Costa Rica (Fernández-García & al. 2011), El Salvador (Fernández-García & al. 2011).

South America: Brazil (Joly 1965).

Key references
Lyra, D. de M., Iha, C., Grassa, C.J., Cai, L., Zhang, H.G., Lane, C., Blouin, N., Oliveira, M.C., Nunes, J. M de C. & Davis, C.C. (2021). Phylogenomics, divergence time estimation and trait evolution provide a new look into the Gracilariales (Rhodophyta). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 165(107294): [1-14], 4 figs.

Norris, J.N. (1985). Studies on Gracilaria Grev. (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Gulf of California, Mexico. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 123-135. California Sea grant College Program.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1996). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIIB - Gracilariales, Rhodymeniales, Corallinales and Bonnemaisoniales. pp. [1]-392, 160 figs. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study with assistance from the State Herbarium of South Australia.

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