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Grateloupia caudata Kützing 1867

Publication details
Grateloupia caudata Kützing 1867: 7, pl. 23: fig. d

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1867). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XVII pp. [i-iii], 1-30, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Grateloupia is Grateloupia filicina (J.V.Lamouroux) C.Agardh.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a tail-like appendage (Stearn 1985).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Delnatte & Wynne (2016) note "Grateloupia caudata was described by Kützing (1867, pl. 23, fig. d) based on a specimen from Martinique collected by Bélanger. De Toni (1905) listed it as a poorly known species. The species was not listed by Taylor (1960). - (20 Oct 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Delnatte, C. & Wynne, M.J. (2016). A revised checklist of marine algae and seagrasses of Martinique, French West Indies. Nova Hedwigia 102(3/4): 415-440, 1 fig.

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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 24 July 2021.

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